Active Ingredients: Amoxicillin
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Amoxicillin in combination with gentamicin is recommended for the treatment of infants with signs of other severe infections when hospitalization is not an option.
This drug combination is commonly called co-amoxiclav. In general, Streptococcus, Bacillus subtilis, Enterococcus, Haemophilus, Helicobacter, and Moraxella are susceptible to amoxicillin, whereas Citrobacter, Klebsiella and Pseudomonas aeruginosa are resistant to it.
Rarer adverse effects include mental changes, lightheadedness, insomnia, confusion, anxiety, sensitivity to lights and sounds, and unclear thinking. Immediate medical care is required upon the first signs of these adverse effects.
The initial phase of such a reaction often starts with a change in mental state, skin rash with intense itching often beginning in fingertips and around groin area and rapidly spreading, and sensations of fever, nausea, and vomiting.
Any other symptoms that seem even remotely suspicious must be taken very seriously.
In most cases, the allergic reaction is mild and can take the form of: a raised, itchy skin rash coughing Mild allergic reactions can usually be successfully treated by taking antihistamines.
In rare cases, amoxicillin can cause a serious allergic reaction anaphylaxis. These are not all the side effects of amoxicillin.
For a full list see the leaflet inside your medicines packet. Information: You can report any suspected side effect to the UK safety scheme.
How to cope with side effects What to do about: feeling sick nausea - stick to simple meals and do not eat rich or spicy food.
It might help to take your amoxicillin after a meal or snack.
Signs of dehydration include peeing less than usual or having strong-smelling pee. Do not take any other medicines to treat diarrhoea without speaking to a pharmacist or doctor.Amoxicillin Levels and Effects while Breastfeeding Summary of Use during Lactation Limited or thrush, have been reported, but levels in milk that are not evaluated. Occasionally, rash and disruption of the infant's gastrointestinal flora, resulting in diarrhea information indicates that amoxicillin produces low these effects have not been adequately expected to cause adverse effects in breastfed infants.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding It's usually safe to take amoxicillin during pregnancy and while breastfeeding. Important For safety, tell your doctor if you're trying to get pregnant, are already pregnant or if you're breastfeeding.