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Consuming alcohol with Amoclav FORTE does not cause any harmful side effects.
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Amoclav FORTE is generally considered safe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effects to the developing baby; however,... View More
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Amoclav FORTE is safe to use during breastfeeding. Human studies suggest that the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in a significant amount and is ... View More
Amoclav FORTE may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive. Amoclav FORTE may cause side effects such as allergic reactions, dizzines... View More
Amoclav FORTE should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Amoclav FORTE may be needed. Please consult your doctor. U... View More
Amoclav FORTE should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Amoclav FORTE may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Re... View More
Amoclav FORTE is a penicillin-type of antibiotic that helps your body fight infections caused by bacteria. It is used to treat infections of the lungs (... View More
Uses of Amoclav FORTE
- Bacterial infections
Side effects of Amoclav FORTE
How to use Amoclav FORTE
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. Amoclav FORTE is to be tak... View More
How Amoclav FORTE works
Amoclav FORTE is a combination of two medicines: Amoxycillin and Clavulanic Acid. Amoxycillin is an antibiotic. It works by preventing the formation of ... View More
What if you forget to take Amoclav FORTE?
If you miss a dose of Amoclav FORTE, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to ... View More
- 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 Amoclav FORTE may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abd... View More
- Take it with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach.
- Stop taking Amoclav FORTE and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficult... View More
- Do not use leftover medicine for treating any infection in the future. Always consult your doctor before taking any antibiotic.
Adults: PO: One 375 mg tablet 3 times a day. In severe infection one 625mg tablet 3 times a day or one 1gm tablet two times a day. IV Injection: 1.2 g... View More
Allopurinol may reduce renal tubular secretion of amoxicillin thus increasing the serum levels of amoxicillin. Concurrent use may reduce the efficacy of... View More
History of allergy especially to cephalosporins, infectious mononucleosis, severe renal impairment. Lactation: Drug excreted in breast milk; use caut... View More
Clavulanic acid has a high affinity for and binds to certain ?-lactamases that generally inactivate amoxicillin by hydrolyzing its ?-lactam ring. Combin... View More
Children: 125/31.25-, 250/62.5-mg/5-mL susp: 20–40 mg amoxicillin component/kg/day (max 1,500 mg/day) q8h 200/28.5-, 400/57-mg/5-mL susp: 25-45 mg amox... View More
Mode of Action
Take with meals to avoid GI upset Take suspension at start of meal to enhance absorption Reconstitution: Powd for inj: Dissolve amoxicillin/clavul... View More
Bacterial infections, Acute otitis media, Acute bacterial sinusitis, Endocarditis, Dental abscess, Community-acquired pneumonia, Acute uncomplicated UTI... View More
Renal impairment CrCl <30 mL/min: Do not use 875/125 mg tablet or extended-release tablets CrCl 10-30 mL/min: 250-500/125 mg PO q12hr CrCl <10 mL/min... View More
Pregnancy Category Note
>10% Diarrhea (3-34%; varies upon dose and regimen) 1-10% Diaper rash (3.5%),Mycosis (3.3%),Nausea (2-3%),Rash (1-3%),Vomiting (1-2.2%),Loose stool... View More
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