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Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection


Product introduction

Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is a penicillin-type of antibiotic that helps your body fight infections caused by bacteria. It is used to treat infections of the lungs (e.g., pneumonia), ear, nasal sinus, urinary tract, skin, and soft tissue. It will not work for viral infections such as the common cold.

Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is generally administered by a healthcare professional and should not be self-administered. Depending on the severity of your underlying illness, your doctor will decide the precise dose and schedule as per which this injection is to be given. It is strictly advised to be used as per the doctor’s prescription.

Common side effects of this medicine include nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and thrush. Additionally, you may notice some injection site reactions like pain, swelling, or redness. Please consult your doctor if these do not get better or persist for a longer duration of time. In cases of patients with severe liver or kidney disease, consult your doctor before you start with the treatment.

Before using it, you should tell your doctor if you are allergic to any antibiotics or have any kidney or liver problems. Your doctor may change the dose or prescribe a different medicine. This medicine is generally regarded as safe to use during pregnancy and breastfeeding if used under a doctor’s supervision.


Benefits of Moxilium CV Injection

In Prophylaxis of surgery associated Bacterial infections

Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection contains two different medicines, Amoxycillin and Clavulanic Acid, that work together to kill the bacteria that cause infections. Amoxycillin works by stopping the growth of bacteria. Clavulanic Acid reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Amoxycillin against bacteria.

This combination medicine can be used in the prophylaxis of surgery associated bacterial infections such as gastrointestinal tract, pelvic cavity, head and neck, biliary tract surgery. It usually makes you feel better within a few days, but you should continue taking it as prescribed even when you feel better to make sure that all bacteria are killed and do not become resistant.

Side effects of Moxilium CV Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Moxilium CV

  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Thrush

How to use Moxilium CV Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Moxilium CV Injection works

Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is a combination of two medicines: Amoxycillin and Clavulanic Acid. Amoxycillin is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria. Clavulanic Acid is a beta-lactamase inhibitor which reduces resistance and enhances the activity of Amoxycillin against bacteria.

Safety advice

Alcohol
SAFE
Consuming alcohol with Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection does not cause any harmful side effects.
Pregnancy
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however, there are limited human studies.
Breast feeding
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is not harmful to the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection may cause side effects such as allergic reactions, dizziness or fits that may make you unfit to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of this medicine is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine

What if you forget to take Moxilium CV Injection?

If you miss a dose of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection, get the injection as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Quick tips

  • You have been prescribed this combination medicine to treat bacterial infections even if they have developed resistance. 
  • Finish the prescribed course, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Taking probiotics along with Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
  • Stop taking Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.
  • Do not use leftover medicine for treating any infection in the future. Always consult your doctor before taking any antibiotic.

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FAQs

Q. What is Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection?

Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is a combination of two medicines: Amoxycillin and Clavulanic acid. It is used to treat bacterial infections like, tonsillitis, sinusitis, otitis media, respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, boils, abscesses, cellulitis, wound infection, bone infection, and oral cavity infections.. The medicine works by killing the harmful bacteria that cause infections.

Q. Is it safe to use Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection?

Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is safe to use when taken as advised by the doctor. However, in some patients, it may cause common side effects like diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, rash, allergic reaction and other uncommon or rare side effects. If you experience any persistent problem during the course of your treatment, inform your doctor as soon as possible.

Q. How is Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection administered?

Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection should be administered under the supervision of a trained healthcare professional or a doctor only and should not be self-administered. The dose will depend on the condition you are being treated for and will be decided by your doctor. Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully to get maximum benefit from Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection.

Q. Are there any specific cautions associated with the use of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection?

The use of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection is considered to be harmful for patients with known allergy to penicillins or any other ingredient of the medicine. It should not be used in patients with a history of liver disease. Therefore, inform your doctor if you are allergic to any medicines.

Q. Can the use of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection cause contraceptive failure?

Yes, the use of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection can lower the efficacy of birth control pills. Consult your doctor and seek advice regarding the use of other methods of contraception (e.g., condom, diaphragm, spermicide) while you are taking Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection.

Q. Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection?

No, taking a higher than the recommended dose of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection can increase the risks of side effects. Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection takes time to show its full effect and treat your infection. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection?

Keep this medicine in the container or the pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose off the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.

Q. Can Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection cause an allergic reaction?

Yes, Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection can cause an allergic reaction. It is considered to be harmful for patients with known allergy to penicillins. Get emergency medical help if you have any signs of allergic reaction like hives, difficulty breathing, or swelling of your face, lips, tongue or throat.

Q. Can the use of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection cause diarrhea?

Yes, the use of Moxilium CV 1000mg/200mg Injection can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. In addition to that, the medicine may affect the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine as well and cause diarrhea. In case you experience diarrhea, drink plenty of water or other fluids. Talk to your doctor if diarrhea persists and you notice any signs of dehydration, like less frequency of urination with dark colored and strong-smelling urine. Do not take any other medicine without consulting a doctor.

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References

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  3. Amoxicillin Sodium and Potassium Clavulanate [Product Monograph]. Quebec, Canada: Sandoz Canada Inc.; 2020. [Accessed 04 Oct. 2023]. (online) Available from: External Link

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