Active Ingredients: Amoxicillin
Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic that.
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for advice if this happens to you. Will it affect my contraception? Amoxicillin doesn't stop contraceptive pills working, including the combined pill or emergency contraception.
Look on the pill packet to find out what to do. Will it affect my fertility? There's no firm evidence to suggest that taking amoxicillin will reduce fertility in either men or women.
However, speak to a pharmacist or your doctor before taking it if you're trying to get pregnant. Does it stain teeth? If you or your child take amoxicillin as a liquid medicine, it can stain your teeth.
This doesn't last and should go after brushing your teeth well. Amoxicillin capsules don't stain teeth. Can I drive or ride a bike? Yes, amoxicillin shouldn't affect you being able to drive or cycle.
Is there any food or drink I need to avoid? You can eat and drink normally while taking amoxicillin.
Can I drink alcohol with it? Yes, you can drink alcohol with amoxicillin. Ask your doctor about using a non-hormone method of birth control such as a condom, diaphragm, spermicide to prevent pregnancy while taking this medicine. Take this medication for the full prescribed length of time.
Amoxicillin will not treat a viral infection such as the common cold or flu.
Do not share this medication with another person, even if they have the same symptoms you have.
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.