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A 35-year-old female asked:

ok, my daughter is on amoxicillin 5 ml every 12 hours. she told me she took a tablespoon instead of the teaspoon. will she be ok? what

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Dr. Albert Melaragno
Pediatrics 45 years experience
Should be ok: You may see some diarrhea but shouldn't be a problem. return to regular dose at time med is due
Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics 21 years experience
Amoxicillin: She should be fine. She may get a minor stomach ache with some diarrhea but nothing more than that.

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