When you have any bacterial infection you may take Amoxicillin. You may buy Amoxicillin at the drugstore. If you know Amoxicillin is an antibiotic of a penicillin group which is used all over the world by people who suffer from bacterial infection.
Amoxicillin is used to treat Streptococci, Staphylococcus, H. pylori, E.coli, P.mirabilis, S.pneumonia, nose and ear infection, sinus infection, stomach ulcers caused by Helicobacter pylori infection. Amoxicillin is suitable in many cases also for the treatment of urinary tract and respiratory infections. Therefore, Amoxicillin is very commonly prescribed antibiotic.
Amoxicillin may be found in the form of tablets, drops for oral suspension, capsules, chewable tablets. Amoxicillin 500 mg is also available.
Capsules should be taken orally without chewing before or after meal with water. The adults are prescribed to take 500 mg 3 times daily; children should take 250 mg 3 times daily.
Treatment: 5-12 days.
If you buy Amoxicillin, you should know that it can lead to some side effects. Especially people who have previously had an allergic reaction to this medicine. Consult a doctor immediately or any other health care professional if you have hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. There are some serious side effects. They are white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips; severe tingling, numbness, pain, muscle weakness; severe blistering, peeling, and red skin rash; pale or yellowed skin, yellowing of the eyes, dark colored urine, fever, confusion or weakness; purple or red pinpoint spots under your skin. The less serious side effects are strong headache; vaginal itching or discharge; swollen, black tongue.
Do not give Amoxicillin to anybody else, if doctor prescribed this medicine only for you, even if they have the same symptoms as yours.
Do not change the dose.