Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension


Overview

Uses of Amoxycillin Oral Suspension

Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

Amoxycillin Oral Suspension side effects

Common
  • Rash
  • Vomiting
  • Allergic reaction
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

How to use Amoxycillin Oral Suspension

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Amoxycillin Oral Suspension works

Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering (cell wall) which is needed for them to survive.

Amoxycillin Oral Suspension related warnings

Alcohol
SAFE
It is generally safe to consume alcohol with Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension can have side effects and the symptoms (such as allergic reactions, dizziness and convulsions) may make you unfit to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of this medicine is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine

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Expert Advice

  • Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension is used to treat infections caused by bacteria.
  • Finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Take it with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Taking probiotics along with Amoxycillin 125 mg Oral Suspension may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • Stop taking this medicine and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Amoxycillin

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Dr. Richa Jain
Eye Specialist
use tab amoxycillin 625 mg bd along with antacid. A pain killer like tab triact. and hot foamentation twice daily
Please suggest something for quick and good recovery of typhoid. Have allergy from amoxycillin
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Medication of choice for typhoid fever is monocef o 200 but there are chances you might be having cross allergy to this also.So consult your doctor before taking any medication
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Amoxycillin cause failure of contraceptive pills?

Yes, the use of Amoxycillin can lower the efficacy of birth control pills. Ask your doctor about using some other methods of contraception (such as a condom, diaphragm, spermicide) while you are taking Amoxycillin.

Q. Is Amoxycillin safe?

Amoxycillin is usually considered to be safe when taken as advised by your doctor.

Q. Does Amoxycillin cause drowsiness?

No, Amoxycillin has not been reported to cause drowsiness. In case you experience drowsiness while taking Amoxycillin, please consult your doctor.

Q. Can Amoxycillin cause allergic reaction?

Although it is rare but yes, Amoxycillin can cause allergic reaction and is harmful in patients with known allergy to penicillins. Get emergency medical help if you have any of the signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Q. Can the use of Amoxycillin cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Amoxycillin can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic and it kills the harmful bacteria, however, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.

Q. How long does Amoxycillin takes to work?

Usually, Amoxycillin starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take around 2-3 days to make you feel better while taking Amoxycillin.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Amoxycillin?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Amoxycillin when my symptoms are relieved?

No, do not stop taking Amoxycillin and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cleared.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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