Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule is to be taken with food. This will help to avoid stomach upset.
Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule is a combination of two medicnes: Amoxicillin and Clavulanic Acid. Amoxicillin is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Clavulanic Acid is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Amoxicillin against bacteria.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule 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.
Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule 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.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well. Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule may cause side effects such as allergic reactions, dizziness or fits that may make you unfit to drive.
Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of this medicine is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Clamp 500mg/125mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine