Active Ingredients: Amoxicillin
Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea. If you have diarrhea that is watery or bloody, stop taking Amoxil and call your doctor.
Do not use anti-diarrhea medicine unless your doctor tells you to.
Before taking this medicine You should not use Amoxil if you are allergic to any penicillin antibiotic, such as ampicillin, dicloxacillin, oxacillin, penicillin, or ticarcillin.
To make sure Amoxil 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 Amoxil? Take Amoxil exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
Follow all directions on your prescription label and read all medication guides or instruction sheets. Do not change your doses or medication schedule without your doctor's advice.Is is dangerous to give to.
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.
See also: Amoxil dosage information in more detail What happens if I miss a dose?
Skip the missed dose and use your next dose at the regular time. Do not use two doses at one time. That way, if any doctor prescribed a type of penicillin, the pharmacy will be alerted to the allergy.
This is not a complete list of the side effects associated with Amoxil amoxicillin.
What are the side effects? A: Amoxil amoxicillin is an antibiotic that is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. The most common side effects of amoxicillin are diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting.