Active substances: Amoxicillin
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Children who weigh more than 88 pounds should be dosed according to the adult recommendations. Take within 1 hour of finishing a meal.
Take as directed Amoxicillin oral tablet is used for short-term treatment.
For this drug to work well, a certain amount needs to be in your body at all times. Do not stop taking the drug or skip doses if you start to feel better. This could cause your infection to last longer.
You could also develop a resistance to the medication.
If you take too much: You could have dangerous levels of the drug in your body. If your symptoms are severe, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room right away.
What to do if you miss a dose: Take your dose as soon as you remember. But if you remember just a few hours before your next scheduled dose, take only one dose.
Never try to catch up by taking two doses at once. 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. Use this medicine for the full prescribed length of time, even if your symptoms quickly improve. Skipping doses can increase your risk of infection that is resistant to medication.
Amoxil will not treat a viral infection such as the flu or a common cold. Do not share this medicine with another person, even if they have the same symptoms you have.
This medicine can affect the results of certain medical tests. Tell any doctor who treats you that you are using amoxicillin. Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.
Throw away any liquid Amoxil that is not used within 14 days after it was mixed at the pharmacy.