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cephalexin

noun ceph·a·lex·in \ˌsef-ə-ˈlek-sən\

Medical Definition of CEPHALEXIN

:  a semisynthetic cephalosporin C16H17N3O4S with a spectrum of antibiotic activity similar to the penicillins that is often administered in the form of its hydrochloride C16H17N3O4S·HCl

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July 04, 2015
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