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Side Effects Of Co Amoxiclav Tablets
What to do if I am currently taking co-amoxiclav, and am taking microgynon. Should I use condoms or will my pill not be effected?
Does amoxiclav antibiotic affect the reliabity of the yaz (drospirenone and ethinyl estradiol) pill?
Yes!: Antibiotics decrease hormonal contraceptive efficacy. Use with caution. .. Hope that helps! ...Read more
No problem, go ahead: No interaction - it's safe to take them together. ...Read more
On my 3rd day of taking co amoxiclav for sinusitis. Symptoms are almost gone minimum. Should I start working out again? Doing stronglifts 5 by 5
Yes: Yes. Working out should be fine.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: While http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=189-0, 1009-0 reports minor interaction, it doesn't appear to be as problematic as both are known to be rather harsh on your gut, thus increasing risk for diarrhea. BTW, always best to ask prescribing doc & dispensing pharmacist before accepting new medications. And tell them everything you take including dietary supplements. ...Read more
Rx Co-amoxiclav says take three times a day at least 4 hours apart - should it not be 6 hours apart in 24 hours?
Every 8 hours: Three times a day would make it 8 hours apart. 6am, 3pm, 11pm. The 4 hour message is if u miss a dose and take it late, don't take the next dose within 4 hours. ...Read more
Other antibx: Atypical pneumonia can refer to Mycoplasma or Chlamydial infection of the respiratory tract. These infections are not well treated with Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate). Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) or Amoxicillin is a good choice for sinus and ear infections. ...Read more
Not an issue: Acyclivir has been shown to reduce the symptoms and duration of symptoms if given within 48 hours of onset of the rash and is a relatively safe drug. Antibiotics have no role in chickenpox except if one of your lesions has become infected. The drugs are safe to take together. ...Read more
I was asked to take co amoxiclav 7 days for sinusitis 3 times a day. 7 days passed, still have very little cold and cough. Am I totally cured?
Well perhaps: 10 days is the usual course of treatment. Go back to your doctor if symptoms persist ...Read more
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Breast feeding, meds:
Since the meds u mention are commonly used for infants, they r considered safe during lactation because the baby generally gets a much lower dose from the milk than he would from taking it directly. Examples are most antibiotics, such as amoxycillin.
Drugs considered safe during pregnancy usually, but with a few exceptions, safe to take while nursing. When you’re pregnant, medication that gets int ...Read more
How long does it take for a dosage of antibiotics to work before the next dosage... amoxiclav to be specific..
Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate): This combination antibiotic works by inhibiting cell wall synthesis by susceptible bacteria, with the clavulanic acid blocking enzymes which might otherwise destroy the amoxicillin. WBCs finish the job. The half-life is quite short and the drug should be given at least every 6 hrs, but this depends upon what you are treating, where in body and other variables. Complex issue. ...Read more
Yes: There is no drug/drug interactions between the two medications. ...Read more
I have fluid in my lungs and currently on co-amoxiclav. Its been 3 days and I still have fever on and off. Is it normal?
My 5? yr old daughter was bitten by a dog yesterday. The wound isn't too bad. She is on co- amoxiclav and has refused food this morning and vomitted
Depends on the cause: Post nasal drip has a lot of causes including allergy, non allergic causes (gastroesophageal reflux, infectious etiologies--nasopharyngitis, sinusitis, and vasomotor rhinitis). Hence, the antibiotic will have no effect on the majority of causes. Even within the infectious causes, viral infections don't respond to antibacterial medications such as co-amoxiclav. ...Read more
I have a boil. Was prescribe Co-amoxiclav (10 days), Clindamycin (7 days) 3x a day, and Mupirocin. Is this overkill for a boil?
Not to worry:
Interaction is unlikely, minor, or nonsignificant
folic acid-vit b6-vit b12 oral and amoxicillin-pot clavulanate oral
folic acid-vit b6-vit b12 oral will decrease the level or effect of amoxicillin-pot clavulanate oral by suppressing bacteria in the stomach that may assist with drug absorption. This interaction may occur when both drugs are taken by mouth ...Read more
Antibiotics: There is no one right answer. First the cause of the abscess needs to be addressed. Second, I hope you are not self prescribing. Dosage and regimen depend upon numerous factors including your medical history, dental history, dosage, regimen, size and cause of infection, etc. Discuss this with the prescribing doctor or if you don't have one, get one. ...Read more
Took co amoxiclav 625 mg for 7 days for sinusitis. Still have symptoms but less like yellow mucus and cough. Should I let it heal itself or go back?
Sinusitis: Can be acute or chronic, it needs to be diagnosed right and treated appropriately so it won't recurr. I'm not sure of the dosage you received of the co amoxiclav, which is one of the indicated medicines for sinusitis, if the 625 mg dose, it should be 3 /day for 10-14 days in acute sinusitis, several more weeks if you have the chronic type. You did improve some, so continue and see an ENT doctor ...Read more
Can I take co amoxiclav and mefenamic acid at the same time? Cause I'm having a hard time because of my UTI..
Can I take ambroxol and guaifenesin at the same time? Can I take multivitamins and co amoxiclav at the same time?
Yes: There is no problem in taking these drugs together. ...Read more
What is the best medicine for tonsilitis? I am taking maintenance med for high cholesterol. Already took co-amoxiclav for 7 days.
Listen to your body: If one has a sore throat after taking a powerful antibiotic like generic augmentum, it is helpful to re-consider the cause of the inflammation. Persons with high cholesterol and high blood pressure are often over weight and may a hiatal hernia resulting in reflux irritating the throat. Eating 6 small equal meals of healthy foods would help all three problems. ...Read more