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Highly unlikely: Amoxicillin usually does not cause hyperactivity or drowsiness. With that being said, any medication can cause any type of reaction in anyone. An interaction with another drug is also possible. Ask your doctor or pharmacist to review all of your medications. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I may have a brain infection my eyes been red and my head been pressured for 7 weeks now I'm about to finish amoxicillin and I've felt drowsy and weak?
Definitely something: However, the fact that you can write a well structured question which also describes symptoms spanning 7 weeks, makes a brain infection (an encephalitis) unlikely. Certainly, if you suffered an infection, a post-infectious syndrome that includes weakness and fatigue, can occur and may take a long time to resolve. ...Read more
I'm currently on metronidazole 400g 3 tablets a day and amoxicillin 500g 6 tablets a day, I'm on these due to a infection, I feel tired an drowsy?
Not sure what type: of infection you are treating with the above antibiotics, but chances are your symptoms may be more related to the disease course than the actual antibiotics. Metronidazole is known to cause some GI symptoms including nausea and vomiting, anorexia and fatigue, so it is possible that you are feeling effects of that drug. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just took 4 875mg amoxicillin back to back, without knowing I shouldn't make up doses. Am I likely to overdose?
I misread my directions and was taking amoxicillin two times a day instead of two time twice a day. I did this for a week. Will this mess me up ?
Amoxicillin xcess: Amoxicillin is one of the most prescribed antibiotics in medicine and dentistry. Double dosing is unlikely to cause any difficulties or problems. Taking too much of an antibiotic is no more effective against the infection than the appropriate dose but the excess is processed and eliminated in the urine. Taking too little of the drug can theoretically put you at risk of unresponsive infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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