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Is Amoxil The Same As Amoxicillin
No/very similar: Amoxicillin and Ampicillin are not the same but they are very similar. Amoxicillin and Ampicillin have an identical bacterial spectrum of activity. Amoxicillin is absorbed better when given by mouth. Ampicillin is available in IV and oral form while Amoxicillin is only given orally. ...Read more
Amoxil (amoxicillin) : Yes, they are the same medicine.Get a more detailed answer ›
Strong vs effectiv: Some germs have developed resistance(r) to antibiotics& the effective abx is the one that kills the germ. Both amoxicillin(am) &augmentin(au) kill the same way at roughly the same speed. As such, strength is the same. Au is am with an extra part that disables one form of r.If you have a resistant bug, it would be more effective but involves more side effects.If no r, the am works as well. ...Read more
See below: Amoxicillin and Cephalexin have different antibacterial spectra. If an infecting organism is sensitive to both drugs they will work equally well. But if an infection is due to enterococcus Amoxicillin will usually work while Cephalexin will not. Conversely if an infection is due to mssa Cephalexin will work while Amoxicillin will not. ...Read more
Penicillin based Abx: Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) is an antibiotic based on the original penicillin molecule with some added features that help it bypass various forms of germ resistance. The features also allow it to stay in the system longer and provide broader kill power than the original drug. ...Read more
Antibiotics: No. Why would you take two of the same kind of medication at the same time? ...Read more
Yes: A Z pack is five days of azithromycin which is in the macrolide category of antibiotics, like erythromycin. Interestingly, in my experience most people who claim an allergy to erythromycin describe stomach upset as their allergy symptom. This is not an allergy, this is a side effect to erythromycin, perhaps its most common one. Azithromycin causes some stomach upset but less that erythromycin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes.: If you get a rash from amoxil, amoxicillin, penicillin, or any other in the penicillin family, you are presumptively allergic to penicillins. Every physician u see should know this, it should be clearly stated on your medical record. Some people where allergies on a bracelet. In any care, a rash means allergic reaction. ...Read more
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