BRAND NAME: ALMOXID- CV
COMPOSITION: Amoxycillin + Clavulanate
Amoxicillin + Clavulanate Tablet is a prescription-based medicine. It is used in the treatment of a broad variety of bacterial infections. It is majorly used in the symptoms like Lower respiratory tract infections, bacterial sinusitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, animal/human bite wounds, and skin infections.
In this perfect combination, Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic while Clavulanate is a beta-lactamase inhibitor. Amoxicillin fights bacteria in the body and stops the growth. And Clavulanate potassium prevents certain bacteria from becoming resistant. Together, the medication cures bacterial infections completely.
Additionally, the medication is also used to treat certain sexually transmitted diseases. Amoxycillin + Clavulanate Tablet only treats bacterial infections and it will not work for viral infections like the common cold, flu, etc. Therefore, using this antibiotic when not needed can cause it to not work for future infections.
Amoxicillin + Clavulanate Tablet is prescribed after judging that the benefit is much greater than the risk of side effects. Most people don’t experience serious side effects. But being a highly effective medication Amoxicillin + Clavulanate Tablet may cause some common side-effects like:
The side effects that Amoxicillin + Clavulanate Tablet offers are mild and temporary and will go away whenever the treatment is over. And there is no special attention needed.
Clavulanate only has weak antibacterial activity, but when used along with amoxicillin the spectrum is extended. Therefore, being a strong penicillin medicine it offers some side effects. And most of the side effects can be avoided if taken with some precautions.
Precautions while using Amoxycillin + Clavulanate Tablet: