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Read drug prescription

It is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Amofluxin before taking it.

consists of Amoxicillin, Flucloxacillin.

Amoxicillin (Amofluxin)

What is Amoxicillin (Amofluxin)

Treating infections caused by certain bacteria. It is also used with other medicines to treat Helicobacter pylori infection and ulcers of the small intestines.
Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) is a penicillin antibiotic. It works by killing sensitive bacteria.

Important safety information:

  • Amoxicillin may cause dizziness. This effect may be worse if you take it with alcohol or certain medicines. Use Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) with caution. Do not drive or perform other possibly unsafe tasks until you know how you react to it.
  • Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) only works against bacteria; it does not treat viral infections (eg, the common cold).
  • Be sure to use Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) for the full course of treatment. If you do not, the medicine may not clear up your infection completely. The bacteria could also become less sensitive to this or other medicines. This could make the infection harder to treat in the future.
  • Long-term or repeated use of Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) may cause a second infection. Tell your doctor if signs of a second infection occur. Your medicine may need to be changed to treat this.
  • Mild diarrhea is common with antibiotic use. However, a more serious form of diarrhea (pseudomembranous colitis) may rarely occur. This may develop while you use the antibiotic or within several months after you stop using it. Contact your doctor right away if stomach pain or cramps, severe diarrhea, or bloody stools occur. Do not treat diarrhea without first checking with your doctor.
  • Do not receive a live vaccine (eg, oral typhoid vaccine) while you are taking Amoxicillin (Amofluxin). Talk with your doctor before you receive any vaccine.
  • Hormonal birth control (eg, birth control pills) may not work as well while you are using Amoxicillin (Amofluxin). To prevent pregnancy, use an extra form of birth control (eg, condoms).
  • Brown, yellow, or gray tooth discoloration has occurred rarely in some patients taking Amoxicillin (Amofluxin). It occurred most often in children. The discoloration was reduced or removed by brushing or dental cleaning in most cases. Contact your doctor if you experience this effect.
  • Diabetes patients - Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) may cause the results of some tests for urine glucose to be wrong. Ask your doctor before you change your diet or the dose of your diabetes medicine.
  • Lab tests, including liver function, kidney function, and complete blood cell counts, may be performed if you use Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) for a long period of time. These tests may be used to monitor your condition or check for side effects. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments.
  • Caution is advised when using Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) in CHILDREN younger than 3 months old; they may be more sensitive to its effects.
  • PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) while you are pregnant. Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) is found in breast milk. If you are or will be breast-feeding while you use Amoxicillin (Amofluxin), check with your doctor. Discuss any possible risks to your baby.
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Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) side effects

All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:
  • Diarrhea; nausea; vomiting.
  • Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
  • Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); behavior changes; bloody stools; confusion; dark urine; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; seizures; severe or persistent diarrhea; severe stomach pain or cramps; unusual bruising or bleeding; unusual tiredness or weakness; vaginal discharge or irritation; white patches in the mouth or on the tongue; yellowing of the skin or eyes.

  • This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. To report side effects to the appropriate agency, please read the Guide to Reporting Problems to FDA.


    Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

    Generic drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

    StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
    Macropen 400mg - 16 Tablets $14.60
    Macropen 175mg/5ml 115ml - 1 Suspension $18.80
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    References

    1. Dailymed."Amoxicillin; clavulanate potassium: dailymed provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the united states. dailymed is the official provider of fda label information (package inserts).". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailym... (accessed August 28, 2018).
    2. "Amoxicillin". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).
    3. "Flucloxacillin". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/co... (accessed August 28, 2018).

    Amofluxin - Frequently asked Questions

    Can Amofluxin be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

    In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

    It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

    Who should not take Amoxicillin (Amofluxin)?

    Some medical conditions may interact with Amoxicillin (Amofluxin). Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:

    • if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
    • if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
    • if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances
    • if you have a history of asthma, hay fever, or hives
    • if you have had a severe allergic reaction (eg, severe rash, hives, breathing difficulties, dizziness) to a cephalosporin (eg, cephalexin) or another beta-lactam antibiotic (eg, imipenem)
    • if you have kidney problems or gonorrhea

    Some MEDICINES MAY INTERACT with Amoxicillin (Amofluxin). Tell your health care provider if you are taking any other medicines, especially any of the following:

    • Anticoagulants (eg, warfarin) because the risk of bleeding may be increased
    • Probenecid because it may increase the risk of amoxicillin's side effects
    • Chloramphenicol, macrolide antibiotics (eg, erythromycin), sulfonamides (eg, sulfamethoxazole), or tetracycline antibiotics (eg, doxycycline) because they may decrease amoxicillin's effectiveness
    • Methotrexate because the risk of its side effects may be increased by Amoxicillin (Amofluxin)
    • Hormonal birth control (eg, birth control pills) because their effectiveness may be decreased by Amoxicillin (Amofluxin)

    This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.

    How should I take Amoxicillin (Amofluxin)?

    Use Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.

    • Take Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) by mouth with or without food. If stomach upset occurs, take with food to reduce stomach irritation.
    • To clear up your infection completely, take Amoxicillin (Amofluxin) for the full course of treatment. Keep taking it even if you feel better in a few days.
    • If you miss a dose of Amoxicillin (Amofluxin), take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once.

    Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Amoxicillin (Amofluxin).

    Can Amofluxin be taken or consumed while pregnant?

    Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

    Can Amofluxin be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

    Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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    Reviews

    Following the study conducted by gmedication.com on Amofluxin, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Amofluxin. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

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    The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology