Cephalexin Keflex

Cephalexin (Keflex)

Cephalexin is first-generation cephalosporin inhibiting bacterial growth by bacterial

inhibition of cell wall synthesis. The agent is bactericidal as well as is much effective against

rapid growing organisms that form cell walls. This drug is an acceptable alternative to

penicillin as well as would be helpful in patients having minor penicillin allergies.