cefalexin [Antibiotic]

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Accession ARO:3000641
Synonym(s)cephalexin LEX
DefinitionCefalexin is a cephalosporin antibiotic that causes filamentation. It is resistant to staphylococcal beta-lactamase, but degraded by enterobacterial beta-lactamases.
Drug Classcephalosporin
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Speight TM, et al. 1972. Drugs 3(1): 9-78. Cephalexin: a review of its antibacterial, pharmacological and therapeutic properties. (PMID 4559812)