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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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Amoxicillin himox is it heal the chlamydia?

Amoxicillin himox is it heal the chlamydia?

Generally no: Generally amoxacillin is not a choice for chlamydia. We are still using as a priority drug azythromycin singe dose of 1 g for both partners. Alternative treatment is Doxycycline 100 mg two times daily for one week. ...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 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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What are good alternatives for amoxicillin?

What are good alternatives for amoxicillin?

Many: There are many other medications that can help. Consult your health care provider for other options for your particular condition. ...Read more

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Can I take amoxicillin and goody powder together?

Can I take amoxicillin and goody powder together?

Goody powder: Which preparation? If it is the one that has aspirin (acetyl salicylic acid) in it, so it won't fit with amoxicillin, if acetaminophen is the analgesic included, then, it is safe to combine with amoxicillin. Good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, good luck ...Read more

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Does amoxicillin expire in a ertain mount of time?

Does amoxicillin expire in a ertain mount of time?

Yes: All drugs expire eventually. There should be an expiration date on your prescription. When in doubt, throw out anything greater than 1 year old. ...Read more

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What are the side affects of amoxil (amoxicillin)?

As listed below: Keep in mind that most antibiotics can cause these side effects.
Side-effects include nausea, vomiting, rashes, and antibiotic-associated colitis. Loose bowel movements (diarrhea) may also occur. Rarer side-effects include mental changes, lightheadedness, insomnia, confusion, anxiety, sensitivity to lights and sounds, and unclear thinking. ...Read more

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Took 1 grapefruit at 2pm today, can I take Amoxicillin 500 now?

Check label: The Moxatag brand of amoxicillin should be taken with food, or within 1 hour after you eat a meal. There are also forms of amoxicillin which may be taken with or without food. Please check your medicine label to see if you your medicine should be taken with food or not. If you do not have the label please consult with your pharmacist. I wish you well with your health! ...Read more

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What would the dosage be for an adult of amoxicillin 400MG/5ML SUSP 100ML?

What would the dosage be for an adult of amoxicillin 400MG/5ML SUSP 100ML?

Directions on dose: Should have been written on the prescribed medicine or it's box. A dose of 5 ml to 10 ml every 8 hours would be typical. ...Read more

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Why would a person be prescribed amoxicillin three times a day for several months?

Why would a person be prescribed amoxicillin three times a day for several months?

Not your business?: Sorry, but this sounds like you're trying to figure out why someone else is taking the antibiotic. Probably you are well meaning, but it's probably none of your business. If you think it is, or you are genuinely concerned about his or her health, ask them. But don't expect help on this forum for snooping about someone's prescription medication. ...Read more

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Is it normal for amoxil (amoxicillin) to take several days before beginning to work?

Is it normal for amoxil (amoxicillin) to take several days before beginning to work?

Depends: Depends on what type of infection its being used to treat. It is not uncommon for it to take a few days before you see significant improvement in an infection after antibiotics are started. If the bacteria causing the infection are resistant to amoxicillin, as many are, the antibiotic will not work. ...Read more

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Hi, I have been taking amoxil (amoxicillin) since tuesday night for my strepto kick in?

Hi, I have been taking amoxil (amoxicillin) since tuesday night for my strepto kick in?

Amoxil (amoxicillin): If yopu have sterp throat infection, you have been prescribed Amoxil (amoxicillin) for it. You have to take full ten daus course of amoxil, (amoxicillin) otherwise infection may return and not be cleared. ...Read more

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Are probioics safe to give a 7mo that is on amoxicillin? Which ones do u recommend if so?

Are probioics safe to give a 7mo that is on amoxicillin? Which ones do u recommend if so?

Yes: In fact probiotics have been used to prevent colic symptoms in fants. Would recommend powder version for children at store such as whole foods. Lactobacillus and bifiderus are the strains hat are helpful. ...Read more

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My son ingested 3x the recommended dose of his amoxicillin, what are some signs I should look for incase he was in fact overdosing?

Nothing particular: This may put him at a little more risk for loose stools but it is not a threat. Amoxicillin in non-allergic kids does not become a toxin like some drugs when taken in excess. The med was just wasted & peed out of his system in less than a day. ...Read more

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I accidentally took an 875mg of amoxicillin 3 hours before I was supposed to. Does this count as an overdose and if so what do I do?

No risk, no worry: Amoxicillin is an extremely safe drug. You could take 5 doses at once without harm, except maybe some cramping and diarrhea. Don't worry about it. ...Read more

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So it's been about 3 weeks since I've been sick. I was prescribed with Amoxicillin for 10 days and finished but I'm not getting any better. Help!

Not all bacteria...: ...respond to all antibiotics. Considerations: 1) do you know if your illness was bacterial in origin? 2) If cultures proved positive, were antibiotic sensitivities checked to know that you took the correct antibiotic? By the way, viruses do not respond to antibiotics, so if symptoms persist a re-evaluation is appropriate now. ...Read more

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Does zinc drops effect amoxicillin?

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No.: Currently, there is no evidence that suggests zinc interferes with the effect of amoxicillin. Amoxicillin is similar to penicillin, in that it interferes with the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall. Because of this similarity, anyone with an allergy to penicillin should not take amoxicillin. ...Read more

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Can I take Tussin with amoxicillin?

Yes you can: Yes you can take it as there is no drug interaction and these are often prescribed together ...Read more

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How can I avoid amoxicillin side effects?

How can I avoid amoxicillin side effects?

Unlikely: Not particularly toxic, if at all when taken orally. Overdoses may increase risk of secondary fungal overgrowth or antibiotic induced diarrhea but no common fatalities except to allergic reactions, which are not dose dependent. You can avoid all side-effects by not taking it. ...Read more

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Do I need to refrigerate liquid amoxicillin?

Yes: It loses potency after 24 hours in a hot setting, after a week at room temperature and after 14 days refrigerated. ...Read more

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Can amoxicillin and buscopan be taken together?

Drug interactions.: Hyoscine butylbromide, (scopolamine butylbromide or buscopan) & amoxicillin. Drugs. Com drug interaction checker showed on interactions betwwen scopolamine & amoxicillin. ...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