Active substances: Amoxicillin
You could also develop a resistance to the medication. Be sure to avoid doing this when the weather is very hot or very cold?
Before taking this medicine You should not use amoxicillin if you are allergic to any penicillin antibiotic, such as ampicillin, dicloxacillin, oxacillin, penicillin, or ticarcillin.
To make sure this medicine is safe for you, tell your doctor if you have: kidney disease; diarrhea caused by taking antibiotics; or food or drug allergies especially to a cephalosporin antibiotic such as Omnicef, Cefzil, Ceftin, Keflex, and others.
It is not known whether this medicine will harm an unborn baby.
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. Ask your doctor about using a non-hormonal birth control condom, diaphragm, cervical cap, or contraceptive sponge to prevent pregnancy.
Ask your doctor about any risk. How should I take amoxicillin? Take amoxicillin exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow all directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides or instruction sheets.
Take amoxicillin at the same time each day. Check your medicine label to see if you should take your mediicne with food or not. This could result in dangerous side effects. How to tell if the drug is working: The symptoms of your infection should improve.
Keep these considerations in mind if your doctor prescribes amoxicillin oral tablet for you. General Take this drug at the time s recommended by your doctor.
You can take the amoxicillin capsule, tablet, chewable tablet, or suspension with or without food. You should take amoxicillin extended-release tablets within 1 hour of finishing a meal.
You can crush, cut, or chew the regular or chewable tablets. Keep this drug away from light. You should not need a new prescription for this medication to be refilled.
Travel When traveling with your medication: Always carry your medication with you.
When flying, never put it in a checked bag. Keep it in your carry-on bag. Does it stain teeth? If you or your child take amoxicillin as a liquid medicine, it can stain your teeth.
This doesn't last and should go after brushing your teeth well. Amoxicillin capsules don't stain teeth.