FAQs ABOUT KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE
Can KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE be used for cough and cold?
Antibiotic medicines such as KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE will not work for colds, flu or other viral infections. Using antibiotics when they are not required increases your risk of getting an infection later that resist antibiotic treatment. Consult your doctor for further queries.
Can KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE be taken in pregnancy?
KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE should be used with caution in pregnancy. If you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, consult your doctor before taking it.
Can I take KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE if I am diabetic?
Ask your doctor if you can take KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE while having diabetes but, inform your doctor if you are taking metformin (a medicine used to treat diabetes) as this can cause a potential drug interaction.
What if I forget to take a dose of KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE?
If you forget to take a dose of KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE, take it as soon as you remember. However, skip that dose if it's almost time for the next one. Do not take KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE two times to make up for the missed dose.
Can KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE cause diarrhea?
Yes. Diarrhea is a common problem caused by antibiotics like KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE and usually resolves when the medicine is discontinued. Sometimes, frequent watery or bloody diarrhea may occur and may be a sign of a more serious bowel infection. In case you experience anything like that, contact your doctor.
Can I stop taking KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE?
Continue taking KEFLEX 500MG CAPSULE until your doctor tells you to stop, unless you experience any unwanted effects, worsening of your condition or any new symptoms. Contact your doctor in such case.