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Is the antibiotic Keflex a penicillin based drug good for

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Is the antibiotic Keflex a penicillin based drug good for cellulitis?
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Mask replied 4 years ago.
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It contains Cephalexin which belongs to the group of drugs called the Cephalosporins (1st generation).

cephalexin may help in cellulitis and is used empirically for treating it.

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