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A 40-year-old female asked:

Do i need to refrigerate liquid amoxicillin?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Hoanswered
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Preferably: Yes, you should preferably refrigerate liquid amoxicillin, but it can be kept at room temperature if you must; it is only reasonably stable for 14 days.
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes: It loses potency after 24 hours in a hot setting, after a week at room temperature and after 14 days refrigerated.
Last updated Mar 11, 2018
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