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Amoxil is a penicillin antibiotic oral tablet usually pink in color. We have the generic alternative Amoxicillin (the main active ingredient found in Amoxil) available for purchase in 250mg and 500mg.
This medication is used to treat a number of bacterial infections. Some conditions would include tonsillitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, as well as infections found in the ear, nose, throat, skin, or urinary tract. It can also be used to treat stomach ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori infection when used in combination with clarithromycin (Biaxin, another antibiotic).
It will not do much for viral infections (such as common cold and the flu). It will only be effective for bacterial infections as amoxicillin works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
Always follow directions given to you by your doctor. Do not take more or less of a dosage than directed and do not stop taking this medication before consulting your doctor.
For best effect; take this medication around the same time every day. This will ensure you will not forget to take a dose.
Drink plenty of water when taking Amoxil; it can be taken with or without food, whichever is directed by your doctor.
Amoxil is usually taken every 8 or 12 hours, dosage is based on your condition and response to treatment.
Tell your doctor about all medications you are currently taking including prescription, over-the-counter, vitamins, and herbal remedies.
Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on becoming pregnant. Do not breastfeed while on this medication.
Talk to your doctor about any of the following before taking Amoxil;
Common side effects of Amoxil include:
Less common side effects include:
Can I drink alcohol while taking this medication?
There is no interaction between alcohol and amoxicillin however it is not suggested as drinking alcohol can lead to a stunt in the healing process.
What is the recommended dose for children or adolescences?
A person weighing more than 88 pounds (40 kilograms) would take 250mg-500mg every 8 hours, depending on severity of the infection.
I have some Amoxil from last year, is it safe to take still?
Always check the expiry date before taking a medication. Amoxicillin is usually good for up to two years assuming they have been stored properly.
How should I store this medication?
Store Amoxil away from heat, light and moisture at room temperature.
Can this medication affect medical tests?
Yes, be sure to let your doctor know if you plan on having any tests done while on Amoxil.
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