Who Should Not Take Cephalexin?
You should not take cephalexin
if you are allergic to cephalexin, Keflex
, or Biocef
; related medications (such as Omnicef
); or any inactive ingredients used in making cephalexin. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
Cephalexin Precautions and Warnings: A Summary
There are a number of situations in which cephalexin should not be taken, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before taking the drug. However, it is possible that not all cephalexin precautions and warnings were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about any specific precautions and warnings that may apply to you.