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Amoxicillin And Vitamins
My son has strep can he take tylenol (acetaminophen) and motrin together plus Benadryl and delsym with amoxicillin and vitamins?
Yes: Take your medications as prescribed. Amoxicillin is an antibiotic used for a short time to treat infections. Make sure you take it completely even if you feel better/ do not skip any doses. Common side effects are stomach upset. Report any dark urine or usual weakness/tiredness to you doctor. Keep visits with doctor to monitor vit d levels. Take medications with full glass of water. Take care. ...Read more
Can I take vitamin C while taking amoxicillin? I'd like to take about 5000 mg. Also, it's okay to take b-complex and iron while taking amoxicillin?
Yes, yes, yes, also:
It is totally fine to take amoxicillin, b-complex and iron while taking amoxicillin.
I also strongly advise anyone taking Amoxicillin or any other antibiotics to take a good quality probiotic such as culturelle, jarro-dophilu or dr. Ohira's as well as sacchromyces boulardii in products like florastar, both during ; after to prevent anti-biotic associated diarrhea and replenish your friendly flora. ...Read more
Medicine: Yes no problemGet a more detailed answer ›
Safe: But the Vit C is almost certainly a waste of money. ...Read more
Is it ok to mix Amoxicillin used to treat strep throat in toddlers with juices and/or multi vitamins for enhancing the taste?
Mixing antibiotic: You can mix in foods or juice but would be sure it's in a small amount to be sure the entire dose is taken ...Read more
Is it safe to mix prenatal vitamins, iron supplement, vitamins for bone health, with Fenugreek and amoxicillin? **not pregnant.
Strange combo: See no contraindication to taking these materials together. ...Read more
I stopped taking antibiotics (wisdom tooth extraction - amoxicillin) few days ago, while starting to take pro-biotics. Would it be alright to take multi-vitamins now along side pro biotics?
Can zinc+copper tablets, vitamin C 1000mg and cetirizine dihydrochloride be taken while on taking amoxicillin? Any interaction or side-effects?
No known issues: The answer is yes.Get a more detailed answer ›
If I am taking amoxicillin, loratadine and tylenol (acetaminophen) for sinus infection, should I also take a probiotic and vitamin so I can keep good bacteria in my gut?
Is it ok to take vitamin C pills while taking prevpac (lansoprazole amoxicillin and clarithromycin) for h. Pylori? I also take alive womens 50+ ultra potency vitamins and 20mg enalapril. Thanks!
Polypharmacy: These two medications have no significant interaction and are generally safe together. For more specifics, contact the prescribing physician as he or she would have more medical history available that could potentially be relevant. ...Read more
Amoxicilin OD: One should try to never take more than the recommended dose of a medicine but fortunately this one has a fairly low risk of serious problems. One would have to take a very large amount of medicine to have any serious side effects from it. The most likely apart from an upset stomach would be diarrhea. ...Read more
Amoxicillin: This a broad spectrum penicillin derivative that can be used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. In babies it may be used for ear infection, strep throat, and others. Unfortunately it is often prescribed when there is no obvious need, just to be on the safe side. This practice must be balanced against potential complications. ...Read more
Yes: Different mechanisms, should be safeGet a more detailed answer ›
DDS: You can, but will not solve problem. See DDS ASAP. ...Read more
Mixed meds: Amoxicillin, taken exactly as directed for at least five days, will reduce some bacterial infections. Kalms is an herbal anti-anxiety Med. Should not interfere with each other. But if you have an infection important that you get professional treatment. Do it yourself treatment can be dangerous. ...Read more
No: Bv is a synergistic infection involving gardnerella and a number of other bacteria. It is treated with Metronidazole oral or intravaginal treatment. Tinidazole and Clindamycin are alternatives. Oral and intravaginal probiotics containing lactobacilli can help. Amoxicillin is not used to treat bv. ...Read more