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Hi my name is Briana. I just recently had dental surgery and was prescribed Amoxicillin Trihydrate. Ever since starting the medication I have had excessive thirst and have had an extremely dry mouth. Would this be a side effect from the amoxicillin an...
by Briana in USA- FL, 04/28/2006
I've read the precautions, and my wife who is breast feeding was prescribed 500mg to take one time orally three times a day for five days for a UTI. What type of effects will this drug have on our nursing infant boy? Are there any a...
by Aaron G in Oakland, Ca, 02/07/2009
im 29 years old , im 7 weeks pregnant and i have a cold or flu ,all of this started on june 7 2007 it first started with sore throat then nasal track pain ,nasal congestion ,runny nose, sneezing. At first clear mucus then abit greenish i decided to se...
by morena in montreal q.c, 06/12/2007
does amoxicillin affect the contraceptive pill cezette?
by vix in sheffield uk, 07/23/2007
I have had a cold since before the 12 of October.With a cough and running knose and sore chest.. I went to the doctor of Wednesday and he prescribed Apo-amoxi Amoxicillin Trihydrate On Thu...
by joan johnson in ontario Canada, 11/04/2006
Classification: Antibiotic, penicillin
See Also: See also Anti-Infectives and Penicillins.
Action/Kinetics: Semisynthetic broad-spectrum penicillin closely related to ampicillin. Destroyed by penicillinase, acid stable, and better absorbed than ampicillin. From 50% to 80% of a PO dose is absorbed from the GI tract. Peak serum levels: PO: 4-11 mcg/mL after 1-2 hr. t 1/2: 60 min. Mostly excreted unchanged in urine.
Uses: Gram-positive streptococcal infections including Streptococcus faecalis, S. pneumoniae and non-penicillinase-producing staphylococci. Gram-negative infections due to Hemophilus influenzae, Proteus mirabilis, Escherichia coli and Neisseria gonorrhoeae. In combination with omeprazole and clarithromycin to treat duodenal ulcers by eradicating Helicobacter pylori.
Special Concerns: Safe use during pregnancy has not been established.
How Supplied: Capsule: 250 mg, 500 mg; Chewable tablet: 125 mg, 200 mg, 250 mg, 400 mg; Powder for oral suspension: 50 mg/mL, 125 mg/5 mL, 200 mg/5 mL, 250 mg/5 mL, 400 mg/5 mL; Tablet: 500 mg, 875 mg