Cephalexin (as monohydrate).
Cephalexin, like other β-lactam antibiotics, is a bactericidal agent that causes death of bacterial cells through a diversity of biological and biochemical effects on the cell wall. Cephalexin is effective against most gram-positive aerobic cocci and several gram-negative bacteria including Staphylococcus, E. coli, Proteus and Klebsiella.
For the treatment of infections of both the upper and lower urinary tract caused by susceptible Staphylococcus aureua, E coli, Proteus and Klebsiella. In the treatment of respiratory tract infections, skin and soft tissue infections cause by susceptible microorganisms in dogs and cats.
Dosage & Administration
15mg/kg body weight 8 or 12 hourly until 48 hours after clinical signs have subsided. Genitourinary tract infections should be treated for a minimum of 7 days.
600mg, 100s and 300s.