Amoxycillin + Lactobacillus is a combination of two medicines: Amoxycillin + Lactobacillus1 and Amoxycillin + Lactobacillus2. Amoxycillin + Lactobacillus1 is an antibiotic which works by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering that is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Amoxycillin + Lactobacillus2 is a live microorganism which restores the balance of good bacteria in the intestine that may get upset with antibiotic use or due to intestinal infections.
Take Amox LB Capsule as soon you remember it. However, do not take it if it's almost time for your next dose. Also, do not take an extra dose to make up for your missed dose.
Q. Can the use of Amox LB Capsule cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Amox LB Capsule can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic which kills the harmful bacteria. However, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If you are experiencing severe diarrhea, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. How long does Amox LB Capsule takes to work?
Usually, Amox LB Capsule starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.
Q. Can I stop taking Amox LB Capsule when I feel better?
No, do not stop taking Amox LB Capsule and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 7th Apr 2021. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.