Active ingredient: Amoxicillin.
Brand names: Amoxil, Trimox, Clamoxyl, Amoxi, Ospamox, Zimox, Velamox and many others.
Amoxicillin is an antibiotic in the penicillin group, which has over the classic penicillin G is an extended spectrum of activity against gram negative.
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In addition to the areas covered by the bacteria include penicillin G, the action spectrum of Amoxicillin Haemophilus influenzae, Escherichia coli (in part), Listeria, enterococci and Proteus species. Amoxicillin is therefore suitable in many cases also for the treatment of middle ear infections, urinary tract and respiratory infections. Therefore, Amoxicillin 500 mg caps is a very commonly prescribed antibiotic.
Through the combination with clavulanic acid, the spectrum of activity against bacteria with beta-lactamases to be expanded.
Amoxicillin 500 mg is absorbed after oral administration to about 80%. This is largely independent of food intake. It is mainly excreted unchanged via the kidneys. Plasma protein binding is negligible at 20%.
Besides the common side effects of Amoxicillin, penicillin come from (and ampicillin) are often present in the form of a pseudo-allergy drug eruption. The rash usually occurs 7-10 days after initiation of dosing. Especially in the context of the ill-Amoxicillingabe viral infection leads to a generalized rash.
With a rash of infectious mononucleosis after treatment with Amoxicillin is almost always present.
Doses and forms
Older children who can safely swallow whole tablets may take 500 mg or 875 mg tablets of Amoxicillin. It's important that caregivers monitor children while they swallow these tablets, to make sure there's no choking. Again, the dosage range is 25 mg/kg per day to 45 mg/kg per day.
Amoxicillin is also available in 250 mg 500 mg and 875 mg capsules to be swallowed whole without opening, notes Rx List.