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Suggest dosage of Augmentin

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Posted on Thu, 19 Nov 2015
Question: dear dr's my dr told me to rake 2 tablets per day of 1g augmantine for 7 days he says i got a bacteria cold is that an ok dosage thank you
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Answered by Dr. Hariom Sharma (29 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
OK dosage

Detailed Answer:
Hi Sir,
I have gone through your query; and for your kind information amoxicillin and clavulinic acid dose in adult is 625mg to 1 gm twice a day depending upon the severity and extent of the disease. Faith on your doctor.

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Dr Hariom Sharma


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Follow up: Dr. Hariom Sharma (1 hour later)
Thank you for your quick reply just another question will it effect the good bacteria in my body for thos 7 day period or it just effects longer periods
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Answered by Dr. Hariom Sharma (9 hours later)
Brief Answer:
It may also effect the good bacteria in your body

Detailed Answer:
Hi,
I have gone through your follow up query; and for your information it may also effect the good bacteria in your body so that in some patients common side effect are diarrhoea.
To overcome this side effect you may also take probiotic medicine with this antibiotic if you do not have.

Regards
Dr Hariom Sharma
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Brief Answer: OK dosage Detailed Answer: Hi Sir, I have gone through your query; and for your kind information amoxicillin and clavulinic acid dose in adult is 625mg to 1 gm twice a day depending upon the severity and extent of the disease. Faith on your doctor. Regards Dr Hariom Sharma