Cephalexin Monohydrate Side Effects

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  1. link Sevenyearitch
    Cephalexin Monohydrate hives, cephalexin, dermatology clinic, clobex, prednisolone
    I took this medication seven years ago. After a couple of days I broke out into hives. When the initial Hives went away I kept itching. Then, the itching began to spread all over my body. I have been turned away by many doctors who wished me luck and - 83% more...
    Sevenyearitch- over a year ago - 9 Replies - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  2. link Windham
    You may want to look at something called copper salicylate. Rashes are sometimes caused by bacteria living under the skin. If this is the cause, then the copper ion disrupts enzyme activity in bacteria and the salicylate ion is a potent anti-inflamma - 70% more...
    Windham- over a year ago
  3. link Ratihjoopya
    Cephalexin is an antibiotic usually given for cellulitis which is an INFECTION right beneath the skin. Cellulitis is usually not itchy, but it looks like a red rash. So some doctors who quickly assess (but not properly asess) your skin condition migh - 62% more...
    Ratihjoopya- over a year ago
  4. link Ifititches
    "Sevenyearitch" Like yourself I have been through HELL the past year. It has cost me thousands of dollars. Reply to me direct at royblack@westnet.com.au I may be able to help you. I'm not out of the woods yet but improving every week. I hav - 10% more...
    Ifititches- over a year ago
  5. link Djsb1988
    Cephalexin Monohydrate loose bowels, go to sleep, nasty taste, burps, cephalexin
    I have been taken Cephalexin for 4 days now, 500mg my pill is red. My side affects are loose bowels, stomach boiling like it maybe upset, and a very bad case of the burps .Although it is hot air that come up. It leaves a very nasty taste in the mouth - 29% more...
    Djsb1988- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  6. link Meowcat1
    me too someone help! when I burp its like sulfur or horrible gas coming out of my mouth!
    Meowcat1- over a year ago
  7. link Julie_maxwell23
    Cephalexin Monohydrate stomach pain, rash, medication
    i've been taking this medication for about 4 days, i have been extremely irritable, a bit itchy with a slight rash and having nightmares where i wake up in a panic or yelling waking myself up, i've also has stomach pain, is this normal? i am taking t - 13% more...
    Julie_maxwell23- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  8. link Cat0266
    Hi Julie. It is 3:20 am and for the second time this week since starting on cephalexin 4 days ago I am awake from a horrid nightmare. The nightmares are so vivid and horrible that I wake up shaking and crying. The first one I dreamed that my daughter - 70% more...
    Cat0266- over a year ago
  9. link Sinusman
    Cephalexin Monohydrate metallic taste in my mouth, cephalexin, shortness of breath, antibiotic, first night
    Hi, I was given Cephalexin 250/5ML SUS andthe first night I took it I got tighness in my chest , shortness of breath, feeling my throat was thick and a odd metallic taste in my mouth. Anyway's I stopped taking the antibiotic over the weekend and am w - 19% more...
    Sinusman- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  10. link Vonsudlich
    fish and dogs
    Is cephalexin monohydrate for fish the same as you would give to my dog?
    Vonsudlich- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  11. link Tigresslh
    Cephalexin Monohydrate oatmeal baths, high fever, cephalexin, hairline, roseola
    My 8 mo old was just prescribed cephalexin for eczema that was infected. After 2 days she developed a high fever almost 104- and when the fever broke she got a rash. the dr. said it was roseola and we stopped the cephalexin for 2 days to let her reco - 77% more...
    Tigresslh- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  12. link Aclark
    I am concern that some doctors give medication to human beings that are harmful and it seem as if there is nothing we can do about it, or do not know where to go to get help. I am angry that a doctor would give a (8 month) old baby this strong powerf - 82% more...
    Aclark- over a year ago
  13. link Bumpythroat
    Cephalexin Monohydrate miracle drug, swollen gland, salivary gland, sore throat, grapefruit
    Years ago I had some kind of swollen gland in my throat that was bigger than a grapefruit and hard as well and later followed by a very sore throat. The doctor said it wasn't a salivary gland, but really had never seen anything like it before and tol - 70% more...
    Bumpythroat- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  14. link Myst1225
    Cephalexin Monohydrate sick to my stomach, thumb nail, cephalexin, antibiotics
    I was given Cephalexin for an infected thumb nail. When I took it the first day i became sick to my stomach about an hour after taking it. I wasn't too worried because other antibiotics I have taken have done the same. Well, I guess my body just coul - 43% more...
    Myst1225- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  15. link Emilyhannah
    will this work for my daughters problem?
    My daughter gets pimple-like skin irritations along her underwear line and the doctor prescribed this medication. Will this medication take care of this problem completely or will it only last for a short time. I don't really like giving medication u - 32% more...
    Emilyhannah- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  16. link Disablednurse
    I can relate to this. I found a solution to my skin irritation. After bathing or shower,i use towel to pat dry this bikini are,then i use the hair dryer to completely dry the skin without harsh rubbing. I finish it with summer,s eve powder. It keeps - 29% more...
    Disablednurse- over a year ago
  17. link Stlitchman
    Cephalexin Monohydrate statis dermatitis, cephalexin 500mg, pulling weeds, dermititis, itchiness
    Wishing I had read this summation of side effects before taking this medication. I have stasis dermatitis in my lower legs with an open sore on my outer right leg. I called my primary care physician, and be said it sounded like cellulite, and prescri - 72% more...
    Stlitchman- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  18. link Sjaan24
    Treatment for rash
    Hi, i have been taking Cephalexin for the past 5 days and have come out in a rash. i understand this is a side affect and i have stopped taking the medication however is there anything i can use to get rid of this unsightly reddened rash??? or should - 40% more...
    Sjaan24- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  19. link Sonyajeff
    Cephalexin Monohydrate low blood pressure, neck veins, low heart rate, burning sensation, severe itching
    After taking this drug, instant allergic reaction, tingling in the tongue, severe itching, red rash around my neck, veins in eyes dilated and went bloodshot red, burning sensation around the face, like my head was about to explode, whole body went re - 54% more...
    Sonyajeff- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  20. link Jshepit
    Cephalexin Monohydrate breast reduction surgery, burning sensation, breast reduction, cephalexin, fifth day
    took cephalexin for 6 days 500mg/4xdaily, after breast reduction surgery. at first i saw no side effects, but two days in i began to lose feeling in my arms. i've heard a lot of people say they felt nauseous, which i didn't, but i woke up on the fift - 53% more...
    Jshepit- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  21. link Tammibenn
    I to had the breast reduction surgery. My hands were so weak, I had to have help to open the medicine bottle. That should have been a reg flag! My vagina hurt worst than delivering a baby! I did not continue this medication because I was near in tear - 52% more...
    Tammibenn- over a year ago
  22. link Lashondarenee00
    cephalexin a type of penicillin
    is cephalexin a type of penicillin antibiotic? i want to know because i've read on the internet that people who are allergic to penicillin should not be advised to take cephalexin.
    Lashondarenee00- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  23. link Degory
    Cephalexin Monohydrate red bumpy rash, peeling skin on hands, swollen lymph nodes, dry flaky skin, soles of my feet
    I was prescriped a one week cycle of Cephalexin for tonsillitis and swollen lymph nodes. The first side effect was a tingling/burning sensation on the palms of my hands and soles of my feet. Two days later I got a red bumpy rash around my wrists and - 87% more...
    Degory- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  24. link Dillnot
    well so all of this is true. everything that i just read about cephalexin monohydrate cause now im on it for 2 weeks 4 times a day ans i want it to look it up on what it is and now reading this just something tells me that i really dont want to take - 43% more...
    Dillnot- over a year ago
  25. link Electra83
    Cephalexin Monohydrate freak out, cephalexin, immune system, electra, urticaria
    It sounds like you guys got hit by a case of urticaria. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Urticaria images and a bit more information. Basically your immune systems freaked in reaction to the drug or something in it. I'm gluten sensitive and the symptoms - 20% more...
    Electra83- over a year ago - 2 Replies - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  26. link Ifititches
    Hi electra 83 You have `hit the nail on the head`. I looked up `urticaria` and it now makes more sense. I'm well on the way to getting back to normal after about 2 years. I still think the cephalexin was the trigger causing my immune system to freak - 25% more...
    Ifititches- over a year ago
  27. link Ifititches
    Hi electra 83 You have `hit the nail on the head`. I looked up `urticaria` and it now makes more sense. I'm well on the way to getting back to normal after about 2 years. I still think the cephalexin was the trigger causing my immune system to freak - 25% more...
    Ifititches- over a year ago
  28. link Ifititches2
    Cephalexin Monohydrate list of drugs, questran, cephalexin, dermatologist, buttocks
    I'm back again. Please refer to three previous listings for ifititches, I'm now ifititches2. Firstly I withdraw my apology , I still think Cephalexin Monohydrate is the cause of all my problems. The first dermatologist got the `scabies` wrong. The ne - 81% more...
    Ifititches2- over a year ago - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  29. link Basehit24
    Cephalexin Monohydrate subject matter expert, germs, medication, doctors, diet
    I have an ingrown toenail that has gotten infected. I was prescribed Cephalexin 3X a day. This is day number three and I woke up this morning with severe stomach cramps. I am still not able to go to the bathroom and I believe that I am now suffering - 37% more...
    Basehit24- over a year ago - 1 Reply - in Cephalexin Monohydrate
  30. link Bigchillywilly
    I think you may be better off seeing a doctor before you make that kind of decision, I don't know you but your probably not a subject matter expert. Your symptoms sound like bad diet or maybe you are dehydrated, I have a 4 cm cut on my back, I wont l - 57% more...
    Bigchillywilly- over a year ago