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Please tell me, could amoxicillin make me tired and not want to eat?

Please tell me, could amoxicillin make me tired and not want to eat?

Yes: either alone or interaction with other medications. call your physician especially if you have other symptoms like a rash or difficulty breathing or swallowing or any severe dizziness or nausea/vomiting. ...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 am on amoxicillin (875 mgs) for a sinus infection and after taking it, I can't help but feel really tired. Can the medication cause this?

I am on amoxicillin (875 mgs) for a sinus infection and after taking it, I can't help but feel really tired. Can the medication cause this?

Fatigue : Any medications may have very mild or significant side effects. Serious side effects such as anemia, liver or kidney toxicity may in turn cause significant fatigue. Infection by itself can make you feel tired also. See your doctor for screening blood work if your fatigue symptoms persist or worsen dramatically ...Read more

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I was given amoxicillin for a sinus infection. The medication worked, but when i ran out, i feel facial pain and fatigue again. What should I do?

Sinusitis: Hello. It sounds like your sinusitis is still present. Another round of antibiotics may be needed. Also a different antibiotic with better coverage for resistant bacteria may help resolve your infection. If that doesn't resolve your infection then an ENT evaluation may be needed. Good luck. ...Read more

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My son finished amoxicillin 4 days ago. Yesterday he woke up with fatigue & body aches + headache. This morning the rash subsided but now vomiting?

My child is ill: This very well may be a reaction or side effect in the GI tract of the antibiotic. If your child is improving then we have time to wait and watch. But, if there is any fever, increasing lethargy or unresponsiveness you may want to call your doctor on call. ...Read more

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Is it possible that amoxicillin make me feel tired?

Is it possible that amoxicillin make me feel tired?

No: No.That is not recognized side effect.But assuming you are taking it because you are ill, the illness may be affecting you. ...Read more

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I am recovering from two weeks of cold/sinus symptoms and taking amoxicillin. I'm tired, but i want to exercise. Is it better for me to rest?

Sinus: Your body tells you, exercise can be refresshing but if your head is hurting when you bend down or you are coughing, you probably need to give it some rest until you fully recover. ...Read more

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Amoxil (Definition)

Amoxicillin (inn), formerly amoxycillin (ban) in some markets, and abbreviated amox, is a moderate-spectrum, bacteriolytic, β-lactam antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections ...Read more

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