Doctor insights on:
Can You Take Flucloxacillin And Amoxicillin Together
Same class...: Your question creates another... why would you take these two together? Flucloxacillin and amoxicillin are in the same class of antibiotics. Assuming you have been prescribed both by your physician, simply ask what the rationale is for prescribing both - the physician who knows your medical history and reason for treatment is best able to answer this question. ...Read more
What is the difference between amoxicillin and flucloxacillin and which one is better to take for vaginal infection thank you?
Neither is good: For vaginal infection. You would want to treat bacterial vaginosis with metronidazole or clindamycin, chlamydia with quinolones or macrolides, and most other infections with doxycycline or macrolides. The only thing amoxicillin or flucloxacillin is indicated for in that area of the body is a lower urinary tract infection in young females. ...Read more
Both of these drugs are penicillins.
The main difference is in their antibacterial spectrums. Amoxicillin is active against many strains of enterococcus and streptococcus but alnost no strains of staphylococcus. Flucloxacillin is not active against enterococcus, it does also covers many strains of streptococcus and has good activity against methicillin sensitive staph. Aureus but not mrsa. ...Read more
Hi, do you think I can drink alcohol when taking the strong antibiotics "flucloxacillin" or "amoxicillin"?
Can I use amoxicillin after I have been using flucloxacillin (3days) for tooth infection? Amoxicillin was prescribed by the doctor.
Antibiotics: Antibiotics only treat the symptoms of the infection but to not actually cure your problem. Did your dentist examine you, the tooth in question, and then prescribe the medications? If so, then your concerns should be addressed to the dentist who is treating you. ...Read more
If you had a cold and was proscribed amoxycillin but all ready have a box of flucloxacillin could you just use that?
Antibiotic choice: It might not make much difference to you, but your doctor should be aware of your decision. THis is especially true if you develop a reaction to, or an allergy from the "substitute" medication. While rare, if they happen they need to be reported. ...Read more
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
I forgot to take amoxicillin 500 mg tablet as per my course. I took five 500 mg tablets together the next day same time. Will that cause any issue?
Not likely: But doubling up on some medications may increase the risk of adverse effects ...Read more
Sounds ok: A person who has no problems taking levocetirizine (Xyzal) by itself, and who has no problems taking amoxicillin (Amoxil) by itself, should also have no problem taking levocetirizine and amoxicillin together. The two medications do not have noticeable interactions with one another. ...Read more
Should be fine: There are no listed contraindications for these two medications taken together. Assuming you have no allergies to them, no liver issues, it should not be a problem. Hope this helps and that you feel better! ...Read more
Can you switch from ciprofloxacin to amoxicillin if after 5 days the ciprofloxacin does not appear to be working, or should I take them together?
Yes, but...: You can, but you should have a good reason, and they should be prescribed by a health care provider. ...Read more
Why?: You can, but why? It's an unusual combination of antibiotics, with a lot of overlap in bacterial coverage. ...Read more
Yes: I am not aware of any drug interactions or synergistic effect from this combination. ...Read more
Yes but only if. .: Neither epocrates. Com nor drugs. Com mentioned any interaction btwn Amoxicillin & alprazolam. However, it's best that you address this question to your prescribing doctors & dispensing pharmacists who both need to know everything you're taking whether over-the-counter or prescription before prescribing you anything else in order to avoid these concerns for possible interactions. ...Read more
No: No, you can take them together.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: You may take these two medications together. ...Read more
Yes: That should be fine.Get a more detailed answer ›
Is it safe to take Dextromethprphan Phenylephnne HCI or tuseran forte for dry cough and amoxicillin together?
Can you take buspirone and amoxicillin together? If not how long should they be taken apart? The same goes for mirtazapine and amoxicillin..
Glad you asked: It's an excellent thing to ask about this - but next time - ask the Dr when they prescribe. I'll give my best thought but please confirm it w/ the Dr or the pharmacist. It should not be a problem to be taken at the same time unless one has a conflicting instruction - like take w/ food vs take on empty stomach. It think these are okay but confirm. Happy holidays! ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Can you take amoxicillin and benadryl and ibuprofen together?
- Can you take flucloxacillin and omeprazole?
- Can you take indigestion remedies with flucloxacillin?
- Can i take diazepam and amoxicillin together?
- Can i take ciprofloxacin with amoxicillin and prednisone together?
- Take amoxicillin and famotidine together
- Can you take nyquil with amoxicillin?
- Can you take amoxicillin with methadone?
- Can you take flucloxacillin and omeprazole?