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Amoxil is prescribed by doctors to treat different bacterial infections that are susceptible to the effects of its active ingredient, amoxicillin. The conditions treated by this medicine include infections of middle ear, pneumonia, bronchitis, laryngitis and others. Besides, Amoxil is taken to treat gonorrhea.
Amoxil Capsules 250mg
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Amoxil: This is the Most Common Drug
in the Market
known as amoxicillin, amoxil is a penicillin antibiotic that is administered by
the doctor against bacterial infections. They are used to treat tonsillitis,
gonorrhea, bronchitis and pneumonia. A patient with ear, urinary tract, throat
and skin infections will also be treated using amoxil medications. There are
times that the drug will be used alongside other antibiotics like
clarithromycin also known as biaxin when treating stomach ulcers especially
those that have been caused by helicobacter pylori bacteria. The two drugs are
used with a drug that reduces acidity such as prevacid. There are many other
ailments that can be treated using this drug depending on what the doctor will
drug amoxil contains a systemic antibiotic called amoxicillin and amplicilin
which is a broad sprectrum against gram positive and negative microorganisms.
Its molecular formula is C16H19N3O5S•3H2O, and has a molecular weight of
419.45. The drug is found in form of capsules, tablets or powder which is mixed
with water to make an oral suspension.
dosage will be determined by the pathogens that are being treated as well as
the age of the patient. The doctor will also consider the severity of the
attack and the site where the infection is located on the body. The weight and
the renal activity of the patient are also factors to be keen on. These are the
same factors too that will determine how long the drug will be administered.
adults are treated with tablets or capsules. Children in most cases are treated
with the suspension but those who are old enough to swallow capsules or the
tablets can have them. Children who weigh more than 40 kgs are given the same
dosage as adults regardless of their age.
elderly are administered the same dosage as adults, no alterations are done in
this case. Patients who are undergoing haemodialysis will not take amoxil since
it will be removed from the body through the process. Patients who are undergoing peritoneal
dialysis will take a maximum of 500 mg daily.
drug is taken orally and its absorption in the body is not affected by the food
eaten. The capsules should be taken as a whole without opening them up.
are certain patients that will get extreme reactions when they take the drug,
though some are just minor and go away with time. Reactions to seek immediate
medical help for are hives, swelling of the face, lips and tongue. In the event
that you notice a watery diarrhea that could be bloody, fever, difficulty in
breathing, swollen glands, pale skin, weakening muscles and unusual bleeding
then you should seek immediate medical help. The doctor will change the drug
and treat the effects that were already being felt.
other hand, there are the minor side effects that will soon go away. These are
stomach pain, hairy tongue, headache and increased vaginal discharges.
are many other side effects; therefore if you start feeling anything unusual
while you are on this medication, you should alert the doctor.
take this drug if you are allergic reactions to penicillin, ticarcilin,
oxacilin or dicloxacilin. The moment that you visit a doctor, be sure to alert
him if you are suffering from asthma, mononucleosis, food allergies, drug
allergies, liver diseases or kidney diseases.
who are being treated for STDs like gonorrhea, the doctor should make sure that
they have tested for all others so that they can administer a drug that will
cure them all, not just one.
mothers can take the drug; it does not harm the unborn child. However, the
doctor should be aware of this so that he administers the right amount.
has shown that the drug makes birth control methods less effective. Therefore
it would be important to consult your doctor on whether to use a condom while
under the medication to prevent unwanted pregnancies.
mothers should not take the drug since it can make its way into the breast milk
harming the baby. The doctor might have to change the prescription.
drug should be taken under a doctor’s prescription only. Alert the doctor if
you are on other medications or have some health complications. In the event
that you take an overdose, rush to the doctor for treatment and intoxication.