Dosed double of antibiotic, amoxicillin. Is it safe or not?
Hi, I just realized that I gave my 2 yr old daughter a double dose of her antibiotic . It is Azithromycin , oral suspension, 200 mg/5 ml. She was supposed to take 3.5 ml the first day for strep then 1.8 ml each day following. While I was giving my older child her dose of amoxicillin I...
On amoxicillin. Over dose. Why is the baby irritated now?
I gave my 11 month old (18lbs) the prescribed dosage of amoxcillian 5ml. She seemed to be drastically irritable when I laid her down for a nap. Then 6 hours later I gave her the same dosage before bed... Only after the fact, I realized she wasn t suppose to have another dosage until 12 hours...
Child taken extra dose of amoxicillin for ear infection. Harmful?
I ACCIDENTALLY GAVE MY ONE YEAR OLD GRANDSON AN EXTRA DOSE OF AMOXICILLIN - I THOUGHT HIS MOM SAID HE NEEDED ONE MORE DOSE AT NIGHT BEFORE BED, BUT SHE HAD ALREADY GIVEN IT TO HIM WITH HIS DINNER. WE GAVE HIM THE EXTRA DOSE APPROX 2 HOURS LATER. HE IS TAKING 9mL TWICE A DAY FOR ANEAR INFECTION. I...
Affects of amoxicillin
Does the dye in amoxicillin effect the color of a baby s stool ? My 6 mnth old has been on it for about 36 hours and there seemed to be pink liquid in his diaper.
Child has fever and leg pain after taking amoxicillin. Concerned
I am reading about a parent whose child had leg pain after taking amoxicillin and mine is the same. He had a swollen lymph-node at his well visit, was prescribed amoxicillin and after 3 doses, developed a fever and leg pain (in addition to stomach and head pain). He threw up his 4th dose and then...
Taking Amoxicillin. Have asthma, high WBC levels. Medication safe?
Good morning. I am currently 3 months along and was just givien Amoxicillin at 500 mg every eight hours for what seems to be another lung infection. I have severe asthma normally due to high levels of white blood count caused by elevated leukotrienes. Absolutely no allergies, was tested. Is this...
I just started taking amoxicillin last night for tonsillitis. Should I also take proboitics while taking amoxicillin?
I have read your query.
Definitely you must take proboitics while taking amoxicillin
You should increase intake of yogurt and other cultured dairy products that contain healthful bacteria or consider taking a pro-biotic supplement.
Probiotics may also help aid digestion and correct mild to moderate bowel irregularity by ensuring the gut remains populated with bacteria.
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