Cephalexin (Generic) Rx
Starting At $0.15 per capsule

Cephalexin (Generic) Rx

$0.15 per capsule
250mg Capsule
  • Usually ships the same weekday before 3pm CT with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Cephalexin Capsules for Cats and Dogs?

  • Prescription Cephalexin is antibiotic that provides safe and effective treatment of a range of infections common in cats and dogs. 
  • Dogs and cats are susceptible to bacterial infections of the skin, skeleton, and respiratory system. 
  • If your pet has an infection, the veterinarian may prescribe Cephalexin, a broad-spectrum antibiotic that works quickly and effectively to treat bacterial infections and reduce the presence of other harmful micro-organisms.

Why do cats and dogs use Cephalexin?

  • Cephalexin provides broad-spectrum treatment for a range of bacteria and limits the growth of bacteria and fungus.
  • Cephalexin may be prescribed to treat bacterial infections of the skin, respiratory system, urinary tract, bones, and joints.

What else should I know about Cephalexin?

  • Broad-spectrum treatment of a range of infections.
  • Treats skin, urinary, respiratory, skeletal, and soft tissue infections.
  • Cephalosporin antibiotics like Cephalexin have an odor that resembles cat urine. This is normal.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Cephalexin?

  • Diarrhea, vomiting, and loss of appetite are the most common side effects of Cephalexin.

How do you use Cephalexin?

  • Cephalexin may be given with or without food. Follow your veterinarian's directions.

What is in Cephalexin?

  • Cephalexin is a cephalosporin antibiotic that kills certain types of bacteria.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Cephalexin is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Cephalexin?

  • Cephalexin is an antibiotic. Resistance is a major concern when using antibiotics. To help avoid resistance, it is important for you to use this for as long as your veterinarian has prescribed, even if you dog or cat is looking and feeling better.