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Amoxicillin, Amoxil, Polymox, Wymox, Trimox, Wymox


Amoxicillin is a beta-lactam antibiotic similar to ampicillin.


beta-lactam antibiotic similar to ampicillin


Otitis media, sinusitis

Side Effects

abdominal pain, agranulocytosis, anemia, anorexia, bullous rash, diarrhea, dizziness, elevated hepatic enzymes, eosinophilia, gastritis, headache, hemolysis, interstitial nephritis, leukopenia, maculopapular rash, nausea/vomiting, nephrotic syndrome, neutropenia, platelet dysfunction, prolonged bleeding time, pseudomembranous colitis, renal tubular necrosis, seizures, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, thrombocytopenia, toxic epidermal necrolysis, urticaria,

Drug-Vitamin-Herb Interactions

Positive interactions:

Lactobacillus acidophilus
Probiotics replace normal intestinal bacteria, which may reduce the side effect of diarrhea associated with antibiotics.

Sacchromyces boulardii
Sacchromyces boulardii may prevent antibiotic-related diarrhea.

Vitamin K
Antibiotics may cause vitamin K deficiency by destroying the beneficial bacteria that produce it.

Bromelain may improve the absorption of antibiotics.




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