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Cefalexin side effects on me

I was prescribed Cefalexin following the discovery of a UTI after I had undergone a Hysteroscopy and Colposcopy last week, dosage was 500mg 3 times a day for 2 days then 250mg 3 times a day for 5 days.

Since I started taking them I have experienced drowsiness, a tight chest and hacking cough and dizziness. I also suffer with benign essential tremor which has been exagerated since on the medication.

I am battling on to finish the course (Friday am is the last capsule) but I think if I am ever prescribed them again I will ask for an alternative.

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