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Common side effects of Keflex

Keflex is an externally (usually orally) administered medication containing cephalexin as an active ingredient. This active ingredient is a broad-spectrum antibiotic and belongs to the class of first-generation cephalosporins.

This medicine is a special formulation that makes it useful against a wide range of bacteria. It is prescribed as an antibacterial medication to patients suffering from respiratory tract infections caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae and Streptococcus pyogenes, and ear infections like otitis media resulting from the isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenza, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes, and Moraxella catarrhalis.

Moreover, it is widely used in the treatment for skin infections caused by certain gram-positive bacteria, bone infections usually by susceptible isolates of aureus, and genitourinary tract infections including acute prostatitis.

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Common side effects of Keppra (Levetiracetam)

Levetiracetam, most popularly available under trade names like Keppra, is a medicine used to cure epilepsy. This medicine treats partial onset, myoclonic, or tonic-clonic seizures. Partial onset seizures are treated in children and adults.

Children have to be a minimum of 1 month of age to use Keppra for this purpose. Likewise, tonic-clonic seizures are treated in individuals who are at least 6 years of age. And myoclonic seizures are treated in people who are 12 or above in age.

Levetiracetam can be administered both orally and through injection. For oral administration of Levetiracetam, there are two options. These options are immediate release and extended-release. 

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Common Side Effects of Klonopin (Clonazepam)

Clonazepam, also known as Klonopin, is a drug used to cure seizures and attacks that arise due to panic. It belongs to the family of benzodiazepine. It works by regulating the chemical balance present in the brain. Clonazepam has been proved effective in treating certain seizure disorders in people of different ages. Clonazepam is also used to help patients recover from panic disorders too. The medicine is available in three forms; tablets, dissolving tablets, and solution.

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Common Side Effects Of Klonopin (Clonazepam)

Klonopin is an externally (orally) administered medication that contains Clonazepam as an active ingredient. This active ingredient is an anticonvulsant (also referred as antiepileptic) drug and is classified as a benzodiazepine. This medicine is manufactured and sold in the form of scored and unscored tablets. The generic form of Klonopin is also available.

The medication is mainly used to treat seizure disorders such as Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (petit mal variant), akinetic, and myoclonic seizures. It may also be useful to treat patients with absence seizure who have not responded positively to succinimides. Furthermore, this anti-anxiety medicine is also widely used to control and treat panic disorders, which includes agoraphobia in adults.

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Common Side Effects Of Krill Oil Side (Omega 3 and 6)

Krill oil is a medicine most commonly used for heart diseases and high levels of triglycerides and cholesterol. The oil is extracted from krill, which is a small crustacean that resembles a shrimp. This medicine consists of the active ingredient omega-3-fatty acids, supported by other ingredients such as Phospholipid-derived fatty acids and a carotenoid antioxidant called astaxanthin; both actively contribute to better absorption and disease prevention. Apart from the above-mentioned uses; krill oil capsules are also used as supplements to reduce blood lipids in the body. There are other uses of this medicine which are not mentioned in this medication guide.

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