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Found dry skin on toilet tissue after taking Cephalexin. Is this side effect?

I have been taking cephalexin , and ever since i have been taking them, i have started to notice dry skin on my tissue when i wipe, will this go away after I am finished taking the antibiotics? I have Never dealt with this before there is no burning or itching or anything like that, but it is just plain weird and digusting to me... I take care of myself down there no STD so its crazy how it started right after taking this medicine...
Asked On : Fri, 22 Feb 2013
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Hi welcome to health care magic forum. Cefalexin is a well tolerated and safest drug and belongs to pregnancy categary of drugs. But as with every drugs, it also has some side effects, among them utricaria and eczema is also possible to occur, in some patients, but of course resolve after stoping the drug.
It also could be due to disease also, so i advise you to consult a dermatologist, for diagnosis and treatment.
Besides i advise you to follow some diet recommendations as , Take more of water, fruits, and juices to have a good hydration, moist skin.
Wishing for a quick recovery and thanks for calling.
Answered: Sun, 24 Feb 2013
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