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Cephalexin

Cephalexin

(Science: drug) a semisynthetic cephalosporin antibiotic with antimicrobial activity similar to that of cephaloridine or cephalothin, but somewhat less potent. It is effective against both gram-positive and gram-negative organisms.

Pharmacological action: cephalosporins.

chemical name: 5-Thia-1-azabicyclo(4.2.0)oct-2-ene-2-carboxylic acid, 7-((aminophenylacetyl)amino)-3-methyl-8-oxo-, (6R-(6alpha,7beta(R*)))-


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Re: Antibiotic Disk abbreviations

... As you mentioned the first two makes sense and by looking at Wiki I found out that Trimethoprim is abbreviated into W, which just leaves CL being Cephalexin Acid. :) Thanks for the replies.

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by karaduman
Wed Nov 26, 2008 10:00 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Antibiotic Disk abbreviations
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Stomach bloating and weight gain

Cephalexin cause well be the cause... And before you consider other things I think you should see your doctor about this because it is quite an important issue... Antibiotics do not differenciate between harmful and harmless ...

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by Revenged
Fri Mar 30, 2007 10:45 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Thankful for finding this site/topic

... this major recurrance of my problematic symptoms to be, is that I have been taking an antibiotic for that last three months, 1500 - 2000 MG of Cephalexin. I am wondering if this screwed up my already sensitive digestive system. Lately I have been trying to keep a record of what might be triggering ...

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by annde
Fri Mar 30, 2007 8:09 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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Thankful for finding this site/topic

... this major recurrance of my problematic symptoms to be, is that I have been taking an antibiotic for that last three months, 1500 - 2000 MG of Cephalexin. I am wondering if this screwed up my already sensitive digestive system. Lately I have been trying to keep a record of what might be triggering ...

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by annde
Fri Mar 30, 2007 8:08 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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The Fiber Disease

... Antibiotics I will be obtaining to address anaerobic bacterium internally and Microbiotic bacteria are: Amoxycillin clavulanate or Floxin, oral Cephalexin, and Metronidazole oral. Metronidazole is used primarily for anaerobic bacterial infections., Amoxycillin-clavulenate is used for both gram-positive ...

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by Neva Borden
Sun Dec 03, 2006 1:13 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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