Amoxicillin belongs to the penicillin group of antibiotics. It is a highly effective antibacterial medication that can be bought over the counter or online. Amoxicillin is used to treat a wide range of infections as it has an exceptional antimicrobial effect and penetrates most of the body tissues and fluids. It is proven to be effective against the chest, dental, bone, and urinary tract infections. Amoxicillin effectively inhibits the reproduction of bacteria in the human body. Most children and adults (including pregnant and breastfeeding women) can take Amoxicillin safely.
When is Amoxicillin used?
Amoxicillin is highly effective medication for the treatment of the conditions caused by the bacteria sensitive to the penicillin-type antibiotics. It is not effective against infections caused by viruses like common cold or flu.
Amoxicillin id highly-effective treatment for the following conditions:
- Upper respiratory tract infections (tonsillitis, sinusitis)
- Lower respiratory tract infections (acute bronchitis, pneumonia)
- Urinary tract infections (cystitis, urethritis, kidney and bladder infection)
- Sexually transmitted infections such as gonorrhea
- Digestive tract infections
- Osteomyelitis and other types of bone infections
What Do You Need to Know Before Starting Amoxicillin Treatment?
Amoxicillin must not be used by people with high sensitivity to the drug or history of allergies caused by penicillin-type drugs.
Inform your doctor or healthcare professional if you have serious health conditions such as blood coagulation issues, asthma, mononucleosis, severe liver or kidney conditions, advanced forms of hay fever.
Amoxicillin should not be taken at the same time with birth control medications as it will interfere with the effects.
Discuss the risks of breastfeeding with you doctor, as this medication easily passes into breast milk. If you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy inform your health care assistant prior to the treatment.
How to use Amoxicillin Safely?
The average daily dosage of Amoxicillin 250-500 mg administered orally three times a day for five days. A higher dose may be for treatment of some severe bacterial infections.
It is recommended to take medication every day at the same time (preferably in the morning). Amoxicillin may be used with and without food. If you are feeling pain or heaviness that occurs in the stomach after swallowing a pill without food, taking medication at the time of a meal would be recommended. Amoxicillin pills should be swallowed whole, they must not be crushed or chewed. Always take antibiotic pills with plenty of water.
If you missed taking your medicine on time, just take the pill as soon as you remember. But if you missed it for nearly a whole day skip the dose as it might lead to overdosage.
Amoxicillin is not compatible with alcohol.
Do not accede our prescribed daily dosage. Do not stop taking the medicine earlier then recommended in the prescription. Even if you feel the improvement you always need to finish the full cause of treatment to ensure a stable effect with no risk of recurrent infections.
Possible Side Effects
Penicillin drugs such as Amoxicillin can cause nausea and diarrhea in 10% of patients. The symptoms usually go away soon after the treatment is over.
Call your doctor or sick for immediate help if you experience the following effects:
- Itchiness and swelling of the face, mouth, lips, tongue or nose
- Breathing difficulties
- Vaginal discharge or oral thrush
- Abnormally dark urine
- Abdominal pain and crumps combined with loose or watery stools must never be treated with anti-diarrheal medications. These are serious health threats there for urgent medical assistance is required
- If your condition does not improve or even gets worse, you must contact your doctor.
Pros and Cons of Buying Your Medication Online?
When choosing an online supplier, you must ensure that you are getting a high-quality medication via a safe and secure transaction. Always check the clients’ reviews and company policies before paying for your medications.
Remember that amoxicillin is a safe and highly effective drug for combating bacterial infections but check the leaflet for contraindications and side effects. It is safe to order your antibiotics online and use them in accordance with doctors’ recommendations and safety guidelines included in the leaflet.
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Do not hesitate to contact your doctor If you suspect allergic reactions or serious side effects when taking Amoxicillin.