What is Co-amoxiclav?

Co-amoxiclav is combination of amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. Certain bacteria produce an enzyme which make the bacteria resistant to amoxicillin. Clavulanic acid protects the amoxicillin preparation resistant to the enzyme produced by the bacteria.

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My 4 year old child last june 20 had a toothache,dentist advised to take co-amociclav for 7days to remove abscess.i gave it then warm compress....

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Thanks for asking the query,

According to your clinical history i suspect that you are getting the above symptoms due to the use of antibiotics...

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