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Types Of Amoxicillin
Does amoxicillin can cure h.Pyroli? If yes how long should I take it and how many times a day? And is there any type of amoxicillin?
Extremely low chance of success with Amoxicillin alone; need additional antibiotics (usually three) even then the chance is less than 90%. And after you are free of helicobacter pylori, you can still get reinfected.
Ask your doctor if you need treatment, and which treatment protocol to use. ...Read more
I have anxiety and panic for the last week I've been having these headaches forehead eyebrows nose around to back its pressure type takn amoxil (amoxicillin) few day?
SInus Infection?: It sounds like a sinus infection but may be compounded by grinding or clenching your teeth from anxiety. The Amoxil will generally clear up the infection but can take several days to a couple of weeks to resolve - especiall during the winter months with daily changes in the weather. You may also need something stronger like Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) to clear it completely. ...Read more
I'm allergic to any type of the Cilins, my BF is on amoxicillin. Could I have a reaction from kissing or sexual intercourse with him?
What type of insect bite gets worse with benadryl, (diphenhydramine) cortisone cream and amoxicillin?
Insect bite: Benadryl (diphenhydramine) treats allergic reactions. Amoxicillin treats a small number of bacterial infections, but not all of them. Cortisone cream relieves some inflammatory skin lesions like eczema and poison ivy. Insect bites can lead to any of these problems, and your treatments may be insufficiently powerful. Or maybe it's a staph infection, which is resistant to amoxicillin. ...Read more
What antibiotic can be used for a 29 year old type 1 diabetic patient with acute tonsillitis? 1000 mg amoxicillin or clindamycin injection too much?
48 hr post 10 day amoxil (amoxicillin). Stool runny (melted milkshake consistency) w very strong ammonia odour. Bacterial overgrowth (what possible types)or c.Diff?
Maybe: If the diarrhea is mild then it may be antibiotic-associated diarrhea from change in the normal flora of the GI tract. Probiotics will often help with this. If the diarrhea is severe, watery and malodorous then c diff is a possibility. ...Read more
Will antibiotics relieve pain from strep throat/how long till I'm healthy? (taking amoxicillin for type b strep)
Odd statement: Group A strep is the throat germ, not B.B is a normal germ in the digestive tract that occasionally causes UTI's in women or sickness in newborns. Throat pain is a reflection of tissue damage and improves gradually, within a few days.Ibuprofen is an anti inflammatory that can give some relief as will throat lozenges/gargling. ...Read more
I had a thrush type of reaction, sore tongue, swollen check, etc. From amoxicillin. Will this likely happen with Keflex?
Allergic reaction: You have about a ten percent chance of it happening with a cephalosporin such as keflex ...Read more
Dental infections can be from aerobic or anaerobic bacteria. Amoxicillin not solving gum infection. How does dentist test for type of bacteria? Guesses
C&S: Your dentist could obtain a specimen of the abscess and have a lab perform a C&S (culture and sensitivity test) to identify the bacteria and their sensitivity. The results could take several days, or he or she could go ahead and change your antibiotic from amoxicillin to another antibiotic which would provide more coverage for anaerobic organisms. ...Read more
More than 3 weeks ago I have had a sore throat. 12 days ago they did a strep culture and it came back type B, and I was on amoxicillin, but it didn't help at all. Is there a reason?
My 5 yr is on amoxicillin 4 ear but also seems 2 have allergy type symptoms, runny nose, cough, watery eyes. Could I give dimetapp even tho under 6?
Can type 1 diabetes patient use Augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate) powder to treat ear pain? A general doctor prescribed it to my mother-in law. Her eardrums are broken.
Bx said spongiotic dermatitis drug reaction likely. EM type rash only on extremities, hands/feet extreme itch and blisters several days after augmentin (amoxicillin and clavulanate). Never had allergy. Why such delayed reaction.?
Need allergy testing: Your body has to have an initial exposure to the drug to develop allergic reaction. This can take time to develop. The symptoms likely started after several doses and then escalated rapidly as your body increased the reaction. Also, this may be more of an adverse reaction to the med. Rather than allergy. You need allergy testing ...Read more
After surgical for Chiari type 1 malformation 14 yrs ago, a 37 yr-old man has sudden recurrence of symptoms. Can a second surgery be done.....?
Need more info: I'm not sure if you mean "how long do the pills stay potent? " or "how long after you take them will they still cure something? " antibiotic pills can remain potent for a couple of years after their expiration date. Amoxicillin stays in the bloodstream at effective levels for less than a day after the last dose. It is a short acting antibiotic, and is usually dosed 2-3 times a day for that reason. ...Read more
Yes and no see below: No problem taking Amoxicillin with coldeze from a toxicity or side effect standpoint, but the only reason to take coldeze is if you have a common cold for which there would be no reason to take amoxicillin. Conversely if you have a bacterial infection needing Amoxicillin there would be no reason to take coldeze. Only if you had a cold and a bacterial infection at the same time would both be used. ...Read more