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Can you take amoxicillin and methadone!?

Can you take amoxicillin and methadone!?

Yes: The two medications should not cause any significant interactions. Methadone, when misused, however, can be fatal so make sure you are taking it as prescribes by a doctor experienced in prescribing it. It is a different animal than other opiates; it won't get you high but it can get you dead pretty quickly if misused. ...Read more

Dr. Stuart Wasser
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Methadone (Definition)

Methadone is a synthetic opiate used for pain control and in the rehabilitation of opiate addicts. Methadone used in rehabilitation relieves craving, suppresses withdrawal symptoms, and blocks the euphoric effects associated with ...Read more


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My question is I am a worry wart when it comes medications. Can I take amoxicillin with methadone. And is there any side effects?

Dr. Al Hegab Dr. Hegab
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My question is I am a worry wart when it comes medications. Can I take amoxicillin with methadone. And is there any side effects?

Yes you can: Take amoxicillin and methadone together, side effects would be of each individual drug, not as a result of having both together. Good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications, best wishes ...Read more

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Can I take amoxicillin while taking methadone

Can I take amoxicillin while taking methadone

Yes: There is no problem taking these 2 medications at the same time. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) with methadone?

Is it safe to take augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) with methadone?

Yes: Yes it is. Make sure your doctors know everything you are taking every time you see them, be it prescription or over the counter. ...Read more

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Can you take amoxicillin by snorting it?

Can you take amoxicillin by snorting it?

Not efficacious: Needs complete absorption to the blood for systemic effects. The bioavailability will be less and not recommended. ...Read more

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What amount of amoxicillin should I take?

Amoxicillin dosing: That is a question for the doctor who prescribed the Amoxicillin for you. You should not be taking old medicine or someone else's medicine. The dose would vary according to what you are being treated for and there are sometimes other factors to take into account, as well. ...Read more

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If someone were to take 6 500mg of amoxicillin at once, what would happen?

Large dose: That's quite a large dose of amoxicillin — although not really harmful. You might have some GI symptoms — nausea or cramps. The good thing, however, is the medication is not very toxic AND it has a very short half-life which means it would wash out of your system quite quickly. It is important to know more about the CIRCUMSTANCES of this incident -so I hope you would talk to a doctor right away. ...Read more

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Can you take amoxicillin for UTIs?

Can you take amoxicillin for UTIs?

Not reliable: If you have had a positive urine culture for a bacteria known to be senstivie to amoxicillin, it will work very well. However, many bacteria that cause UTI are resistant to it, and amoxicillin should not be used for UTI's if testing hasn't been done. Definitely do not treat yourself with leftover amoxicillin. Discuss with your doctor and follow her advice. ...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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Safe to take benalyn and amoxicillin?

Yes it is safe: Yes it is safe and there is no contraindication ...Read more

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Can I take amoxicillin for insect bites?

Not indicated for it: Amoxicillin is not indicated for insect bites as it is an antibiotic, and indicated for infections, if insect bites get infected than it may be considered but not the best choice even for that. ...Read more

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How long amoxicillin takes to kill pain?

How long amoxicillin takes to kill pain?

It doesn't.: If you are taking Amoxicillin to treat an infection that is causing pain, the infection has to start to clear up before you're likely to see improvement in your painful symptom. In and of itself, Amoxicillin has no pain relieving benefit. ...Read more

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Should I take amoxicillin for salmonella?

Should I take amoxicillin for salmonella?

Unless in blood: Unless the salmonella is in the bloodstream or severe enough to require admission to a hospital, antibiotics will not help. May make the illness last longer. ...Read more

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Can I take Amoxicillin with Pantoprazole?

No problem!: There is no problem with taking amoxicillin and pantoprazole together, unless you have an allergy to either medicine. ...Read more

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Can you take methadone while you're pregnant?

Can you take methadone while you're pregnant?

Yes: Yes. You and your baby will be addicted and your baby will have to detox after birth. ...Read more

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What steps should I take for methadone detox?

P, S and C: You need a plan, support and committment. If you dio this alone, you are alone. Find out what your options are. If you are on methadone, it's for pain or addiction maintenence. If it's addiction, work with your clinic. They want you off. If it's pain, then ask your doc to work with you. If you are on street methadone, you need one of the above. If you are a loner, taper down and good luck. ...Read more

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My grandma has copd, could she take methadone?

My grandma has copd, could she take methadone?

Copd: Avoidance of any type of narcotic therapy is typically advised in patients with copd. Narcotics have the potential of making a patient not be able to expire carbon dioxide which could be life threatening. If a patient has been on narcotics for a long time, the chance of this is less, if they are not increasing the dose. ...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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Amoxil (Definition)

Amoxil is a third generation penicillin which is a kind of penincillin type drug (anti-bacterial ...Read more