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What is amoxicillin prescribed for

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Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

Was prescribed Amoxicillin 500mg -instructed to take one capsule ever 8 hours. Wasn't clear as to why this drug was prescribed. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Divakara MD

My Daughter had been prescribed amoxicillin for Scarlet fever , and was prescribed too much ... to him, I believe the Doctor would prescribed amoxicillin she didn't and said to bring him... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.   Riddhi Shah MD

.. and prescribed amox3icillin and today I woke up with both ears hurting and the right one completely clogged and cant hear out of it.. so he prescribed the ear drops neomycin and i have used 3 drops total... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Riddhi Shah ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Vivek Chail MD

About a week ago I was diagnosed with an ear infection . I was given a course of amoxicillin ... returned to the clinic and was told by the Doctor that it was an allergic reaction to the amoxicillin ... View answer

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Dr.  Pradeep Kumar MD

Helo, My son (2 yrs 9 months old , 11 kg) fell down from the chair and got inflammation in the back head. Doctor prescribed AUGMENTIN 250 mg (amoxycilin and potassium clavulanate ) tablet 1 ... View answer

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Dr.  Het Ram Bishnoi MD

hi My 2 year old was prescribed amoycillin for a throat infection and he has had 5 doses now but has in the last hour come up with the most horrendous blisters on his body and a red slapped cheel ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

Hi, Good evening, My son who is 2 and 1/2 years old was prescribed with Amoxicillin/5ml suspension, after taking the antibiotic, his behavior changed, He cries, exibits behavior, coudn t sleep and throw ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

I have just been prescribed 500mg amoxicillin, one to be taken three times a day. I have just taken two! Do I take my next one when due ? Also will it have side affects ? I have also started a course ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr.  Aaron Branch MD

Hi I m a 23 year old female in 5 2 and 208 pounds and I recently went to the doctors and got prescribed amoxicillin it s a 875mg and its due to ear infection and sore throat I took the pill at 11pm ... View answer

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Dr. Nazma.amman MD

I had a valve replacement on 2-14-17 and am sick with what seems to be a flu type symptom. My doctor prescribed me some antibiotics and then switched the antibiotic to Amoxicillin 875mg. I m ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

It might be acute tonsillitis. Take amoxicillin capsule.

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

Hi, It does not cause any complications. No side effects from two tablets. Any further queries, happy to help again.

Dr. Swarnava Dattagupta MD

Hello. Depends upon how much extra dose you have taken. Mild overdose might cause non specific features like nausea, vomiting etc whereas very high doses may present otherwise. Regards