Amoxicillin 250 mg and 500 mg capsules


Hard gelatin capsule with a cover of brownish-red and yellow body, marked AMOXI 250 for the dosage of 250 mg, the inscription AMOXI 500 for the dosage of 500 mg, filled with powder white or white with a slightly yellowish tint.

Before taking a drug, carefully read the entire instruction

– Do not dispose in piece.
– If you have any questions, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
– This medication must be prescribed by a doctor to you, but you can also found Amoxicillin without prescription in online store. Do not pass it on to others. It may harm them, even if their symptoms are the same as yours.
– In case of any adverse reactions during treatment, you should consult a doctor.

What is Amoxicillin and what it is used for

Each tablet of Amoxicillin contains the active substance: 250 mg or 500 mg of amoxicillin (in the form of amoxicillin trihydrate) and excipients: magnesium stearate, talc, brilliant blue E133, orange yellow E110, titanium dioxide, iron oxide yellow, gelatin. This drug belongs to the group of semi-synthetic penicillins, broad-spectrum antimicrobial action for systemic use. It inhibits the growth of microorganisms that cause infection.

Inform the doctor about taking any of the medicines listed below, should be considered their interaction by sharing a:

Probenecid, phenylbutazone, oskifenbutazon, acetylsalicylic acid, sulfinpyrazone. Inhibit the excretion of drugs penicillin, amoxicillin concentration in the blood increases.
Other bacteriostatic antibacterials. Amoxicillin is not appointed concurrently with antimicrobials acting bacteriostatic. Amoxicillin may be used in combination with other bactericidal antibiotics (cephalosporins, aminoglycosides).
Methotrexate. Penicillins reduce the excretion of methotrexate, which causes an increase of its potential toxicity.
Allopurinol. Concomitant use with amoxicillin may contribute to the development of allergic skin reactions.
Diuretics. Accelerating the elimination of amoxicillin and reduce the concentration of drug in the blood.
Oral anticoagulants. Interaction of drugs have been identified. In the literature there is a description of cases increasing the international normalized ratio (INR) when co-administered.
Hormonal contraceptives. Perhaps the decline in contraceptive action while taking amoxicillin. We recommend additional methods of contraception during treatment.
Digoxin. May impair the absorption of digoxin.

The use of amoxicillin during pregnancy and lactation:

Amoxicillin can be used during pregnancy by a doctor, if the potential benefit to the woman outweighs the potential risk to the fetus associated with the treatment. By appointment the doctor Amoxicillin can be used during lactation, with appropriate assessment of „risk – benefit“.

If you take a dose of Amoxicillin greater than the recommended doctor

If the number of tablets per day, that you have taken exceeds the amount that recommended by your doctor, or your child has swallowed the capsule, contact your doctor or call an ambulance immediately.
Overdose may be manifested by nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and disturbances of water and electrolyte balance. In patients with impaired renal function or high doses may develop seizures. Control of blood pressure, heart rate. As first aid is recommended gastric lavage and receiving antacids.

If you forget to take time another dose of Amoxicillin

Take the capsule as soon as remembered about it, making sure to have the next dose time period. If, before the next dose time is short, take in accordance with the doctor’s appointment. Do not take a double dose in the case of missing the next reception.