Also known as Keflex
Cefalexin (INN) or more commonly cephalexin is a first-generation cephalosporin antibiotic introduced in 1967 by Eli Lilly and Company. It is an orally administered agent with a similar antimicrobial spectrum to the intravenous agents cefalotin and cefazolin. It was first marketed as Keflex (Lilly), and is marketed under several other trade names.Source: Wikipedia
Estimated Total Cost: $6.77 for an average of 7 days supply
Patients are most commonly prescribed cephalexin to treat pyogenic skin infection, open wound of the finger, open wound of the hand, and open wound of the foot.