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Amoxicillin Empty Stomach
I just had 500mg amoxycillin on empty stomach, after i drank a cup of chocolate milk. Do u foresee any big problem? Feeling a little gastric pain now
Should be OK.: I can't foresee any big problems with that. ...Read more
Antacid: Amoxicillin may not be the cause; it is well tolerated and rarely causes somach upset. Whatever the cause, try an antacid or one of the many over-the-counter acid blocking drugs. Discuss with your doctor if it doesn't help or if the problem continues after you have finished the antibiotic. ...Read more
I am taking amoxicillin and it is causing my stomach to be upset. What can I do or take to eliminate the discomfort?
For your stomach: Be sure to drink at least one cup of fluid - slowly over 3-5 minutes - with your medicine. Also, eat 2 or 3 saltine crackers 2-3 minutes before and again about 3-4 minutes after taking your medicine. Don't combine other meds with it. Is it possible you have a mild gastritis or reflux esophagitis. ...Read more
My 40lb daughter was give 400mg/5ml amoxicillin 3 x daily for strep. Is that safe to give her that much? She has sensitive stomach. Thanks
Dose of Amoxicillin: Depending on the severity of the infection and previous responses to this type of antibiotic it is typical to give anywhere from 50-80 mg per kilogram of weight (1 kg = 2.2 pounds) . Your daughter weighs 40 pounds or about 20 kilos. Therefore the acceptable dose can be anywhere between 1000 mg to 1600 mg divided either twice or three times daily. So at 1200 mg per day its not unusual. ...Read more
I'm on another week of 1g x3 daily amoxicillin which i've used two weeks ago but this time I have a mild pin prick rash on my chest & stomach?Why?
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