Co-amoxiclav

 

 

General English name: Co-amoxiclav

Brand: Augmentin

Application: Infection in children and adults

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coamoxyclav drug information

Contraindications to the drug Coamoxyclav

Drug Interaction Coamoxyclav

Tips to consider before taking Coamoxyclav

Possible side effects of coamoxyclav

How to store Coamoxyclav

 

 

 

 

 

Pharmacological information of Coamoxyclav

Medication Information: Coamoxyclav is prescribed to treat bacterial infections. It is prescribed for sinus infections, urinary tract infections, skin infections, joint infections and some dental infections. Coamoxyclav is also prescribed before some surgeries to prevent the spread of infection.

Coamoxyclav contains two ingredients, amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. Amoxicillin is a type of penicillin antibiotic that treats infection by killing bacteria. Some bacteria are able to produce a chemical that makes amoxicillin less effective, clavulanic acid, causingThis may not happen. In this way, clavulanic acid stops the production of that particular chemical by the bacterium so that amoxicillin can act on the bacterium and kill the bacterium; Therefore, coamoxyclav can be effective in treating infection.

 

Contraindications to the drug Coamoxyclav

  • Pay attention to the expiration date of the medicine and do not take it if the medicine in your hand has expired.
  • Never give the medicine to anyone else, even if you have the same symptoms.
  • Do not take more than the dose prescribed by your doctor; Because you have hypoglycemia.
  • Check for drug interactions and be sure to tell your doctor what other medications you are taking.

 

Drug Interaction Coamoxyclav

Drug interactions may alter drug performance and increase the risk of serious side effects. Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter medicines and herbal products) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not change the dose of your medicine without consulting your doctor or stop taking the medicine.

 

Tips to consider before taking Coamoxyclav

Some medications cannot be prescribed under certain conditions, and some medications may be prescribed if additional treatment is needed; Therefore, it is best for your doctor to know the following before taking Coamoxyclav:

  • If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, or if you are breast-feeding; Because coamoxyclav is harmful to the fetus.
  • If you have any liver or kidney problems.
  • If you are taking certain medications. These medicines include all the medicines available, whether you are prescribed them or taking them without a doctor's prescription, such as herbal medicines and complementary medicines.
  • If you have a history of an allergic reaction to another medicine or if you have an allergic reaction, especially if you are allergic to penicillin.

 

Possible side effects of coamoxyclav

All medications can cause side effects; But many consumers also do not experience any side effects. Some of the side effects go away after a short time of taking the medicine. In case of persistent side effects, the physician should be informed.

Very common side effects:

  • Diarrhea

Common side effects:

  • Feeling sick, red and itchy in the mouth or vagina

Important Note: If you have symptoms such as an itchy rash, a swollen face or mouth, or difficulty breathing, be aware that these symptoms may be signs of an allergy to the antibiotic penicillin. In such cases, do not continue to use Coamoxyclav and see a doctor immediately

Talk to your doctor if you have any symptoms that you feel may be caused by coamoxyclav.

 

How to store Coamoxyclav

  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
  • Keep the medicine in a cool, dry place away from heat and direct sunlight.
  • If you have been given liquid medicine, keep it in the refrigerator and do not use it after it has expired. If Coamoxyclav is made by a pharmacy, discard it and do not take it after 7 days from the date of manufacture.
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