A 48-year-old member asked:
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how long does it take for augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) to start working for an oral infection?

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Dr. Pamela Asseff
27 years experience Dentistry
3 days : You should know if the Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is working within the first 3 days.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
3 to 5 days: It takes about 3 to 5 days for the antibiotics to kick in. However, if you have an oral infection then you should get it treated by your dentist. Do not procrastinate, schedule your appointment today.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019

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Yeast infection: In females it is quite common to get yeast infection with augmentin(amoxil (amoxicillin) and clavulanate) antibiotic.
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Call the pharmacy: Where you filled the prescription, they are the best to tell you if that's fine with the form they gave you, best wishes
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Not such a good idea: Given that they expired over 1 1/2 years ago, I would not take them as they are partly organic molecules which can start disintegrating after their ex ... Read More
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