Therapeutic Indications Of AUGMENTIN Es 600 Suspension
Amoxicillin/Clavulanic acid is used in adults and children to treat the following infections:
middle ear and sinus infections
Respiratory tract infections
Urinary tract infections
Skin and soft tissue infections including dental infections
Bone and joint infections
Method Of Administration Of AUGMENTIN Es 600 Suspension
Follow all directions given to you by your doctor or pharmacist
You may give/take amoxicillin before, with, or after food. Space the doses as evenly as possible throughout the day
Your doctor will advise you on how much medicine you should give to your baby or child. The usual dose is 40mg to 90mg of amoxicillin for each kilogram of body weight a day, given in two or three divided doses.
Doses may be different between patients depending on the severity and type of infection.
Doses may be changed in special conditions so always follow your doctor's or pharmacist's instructions.
If you take more than you should, talk to a doctor or go to the hospital straight away.
If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it unless it is nearly time for your next dose.
Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for the forgotten dose.
Undesirable Side Effects Of AUGMENTIN Es 600 Suspension
Although the following side effects are not common in everyone, some patients may complains from:
Allergic reactions, the signs may include: skin itching or rash, swelling of the face, lips, tongue, body, or breathing difficulties
Other severe skin reactions can include: changes in skin color, bumps under the skin, blistering, pustules, peeling, redness, pain, itching, and scaling.
Flu-like symptoms with a rash, fever, swollen glands, and abnormal blood test results.
Warnings & Special Precautions While Taking AUGMENTIN Es 600 Suspension
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Amoxicillin/Clavulanic acid if you:
have glandular fever
are being treated for liver or kidney problems
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken, or might take any other medications including over-the-counter non-prescription medicines, prescription medicines, herbal supplements, vitamins, and supplements.
Storage Conditions Of AUGMENTIN Es 600 Suspension
Store below 25°c
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the box/blisters/label. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.