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1st trimester risk of taking 1000 mg amoxicillin?

1st trimester risk of taking 1000 mg amoxicillin?

Amox & Pregnancy: Amoxicillin is considered to be a safe drug to use in pregnancy. There is little to no risk of taking it in the first trimester. ...Read more

Amoxicillin (Definition)

Amoxicillin is in the penicillin class of antibiotics. All penicillins are distinguished by the presence of a beta-lactam ring, and are known to kill bacteria by inhibiting synthesis (production) ...Read more


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I take Yaz bcp at 5 pm daily. I should start taking Ospamox DT 1000 mg (Amoxicillin) at 8:30 am and 8:30 pm. Will it affect the efficiency of the bcp?

I take Yaz bcp at 5 pm daily. I should start taking Ospamox DT 1000 mg (Amoxicillin) at 8:30 am and 8:30 pm. Will it affect the efficiency of the bcp?

Yes, possible: So better use an extra method of contraception besides the bcp, for the duration of the antibiotic and a day or two after. Good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, good luck ...Read more

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What antibiotic can be used for a 29 year old type 1 diabetic patient with acute tonsillitis? 1000 mg amoxicillin or clindamycin injection too much?

What antibiotic can be used for a 29 year old type 1 diabetic patient with acute tonsillitis? 1000 mg amoxicillin or clindamycin injection too much?

See below: It could be a viral infection and not need antibiotic treatment. If a test for strep throat is positive treatment with pen vk, Amoxicillin or an oral cephalosporin should work. The antibiotic needs to be taken for 10 days. Good luck. ...Read more

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They are giving my 1 year old 1000 mg of amoxicillin a day. Is this way too high of a dosage?

They are giving my 1 year old 1000 mg of amoxicillin a day. Is this way too high of a dosage?

Maybe, maybe not: Most 1 yo weigh around 20-26 lb or 10-12 kg. The dose range for Amoxicillin is 50-90 mg/kg making this at the upper end of the dose range. Treatment for suspected resistant pneumococcus requires the upper dose range. This germ is commonin ear or sinus infections. ...Read more

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Took 1000 mg of amoxicillin before my dentist check up. 7 hours later feel worse irregular heartbeat. Had this before with amoxicillin. Is it meds?

Took 1000 mg of amoxicillin before my dentist check up. 7 hours later feel worse irregular heartbeat. Had this before with amoxicillin. Is it meds?

Can Be, Maybe: First of all, why would you take 1000mg of amox before seeing a dentist...That's not a regular amount for anything common? Second, your symptoms could be caused by sensitivity to the medication. Have your dentist switch you to an alternative antibiotic and see what happens. Also, make sure you really need to take a medication, and make sure you're taking it correctly! Don't fool around with meds. ...Read more

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My daughter is on 500 mg of amoxicillin I gave her 1000 what do I do is she going to be ok?

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My daughter is on 500 mg of amoxicillin I gave her 1000 what do I do is she going to be ok?

Should be ok: Continue her medication as scheduled. You do not need to skip a dose. ...Read more

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Does amoxicillin go bad?

Yes: All drugs eventually go bad. All drugs have an expiration date on the bottle. The drug is not necessarily inactive after this expiration date but has only been tested by the manufacturer to be active for that length of time. ...Read more

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What is amoxicillin used for?

An antibiotic: It is an antibiotic that is in the penicillin family and effective against a certain class of infections. ...Read more

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How are amoxicillin capsules?

Amoxicillin: Is a penicillin type antibiotic which can be affective in the treatment of bladder & ear infections, Pneumonia and some STD's. ...Read more

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Generic brand for amoxicillin?

Amoxicillin: Amoxicillin is the generic name. Amoxil (amoxicillin) is the brand name. ...Read more

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Does amoxicillin have a taste?

Yes: Yes, but it depends upon which brand is being used. Usually not bad one, with 'bubble gum' flavor being common in my area. ...Read more

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How do you feel on amoxicillin?

Hopefully better: Not sure what you are asking. Generally Amoxicillin has few side-effects. Some people have mild GI intolerance, and there are allergic reactions. If it is doing its job and was chosen carefully you should feel improved. ...Read more

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How long will amoxicillin work?

How long will amoxicillin work?

Need more info: I'm not sure if you mean "how long do the pills stay potent? " or "how long after you take them will they still cure something? " antibiotic pills can remain potent for a couple of years after their expiration date. Amoxicillin stays in the bloodstream at effective levels for less than a day after the last dose. It is a short acting antibiotic, and is usually dosed 2-3 times a day for that reason. ...Read more

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Can children use Amoxil (amoxicillin)?

Can children use Amoxil (amoxicillin)?

Amoxil (amoxicillin): Amoxil (amoxicillin) and similar antibiotics are frequently used in children and safe when appropriately dosed according to weight. Those with penicillin allergy should avoid this medication. ...Read more

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Can levaqin be taken with/amoxicillin?

Can levaqin be taken with/amoxicillin?

Yes: Levaquin (levofloxacin) and Amoxicillin can be taken at the same time if indicated by the type of infection and the bacteria involved. ...Read more

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Can I take cold ease with amoxicillin?

Can I take cold ease with amoxicillin?

Yes and no see below: No problem taking Amoxicillin with coldeze from a toxicity or side effect standpoint, but the only reason to take coldeze is if you have a common cold for which there would be no reason to take amoxicillin. Conversely if you have a bacterial infection needing Amoxicillin there would be no reason to take coldeze. Only if you had a cold and a bacterial infection at the same time would both be used. ...Read more

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Can someone get high off of amoxicillin?

Can someone get high off of amoxicillin?

Safe and Effective.: Amoxicillin is antibiotic that can be life saving when used appropriately.. There is no euphoria associated with it use. Any strange reactions should be promptly reported to your physician. ...Read more

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Can you take amoxicillin by snorting it?

Can you take amoxicillin by snorting it?

Not efficacious: Needs complete absorption to the blood for systemic effects. The bioavailability will be less and not recommended. ...Read more

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Who should not take Amoxil (amoxicillin)?

Amoxil (amoxicillin): "Amoxicillin is contraindicated in patients who have experienced a serious hypersensitivity reaction (e.g., anaphylaxis or Stevens-Johnson syndrome) to Amoxicillin or to other β-lactam antibiotics (e.g., penicillins and cephalosporins)." See: http://www. Drugs. Com/pro/amoxicillin. Html ...Read more

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What is austell amoxicillin 500 used for?

Amoxilcillin: Amoxicillin is used for bacterial infections. It has many uses, but all to kill a pathogen or bacteria. Its a derivatetive of pencillins. ...Read more

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Amoxil (Definition)

Amoxil is a third generation penicillin which is a kind of penincillin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more