Omniclav 625Mg Tablet
This is a combination medication which has Amoxycillin and Clavulanic as active ingredients. Acid As a penicillin antibiotic, this medication treats bacterial infections. It interferes with the synthesis of the cell wall in a bacteria and stops it from growing. This medication is used to treat infections of the lungs and airways, skin, middle ear, sinuses, and the urinary tract. This medication when used with an antibiotic clarithromycin, it treats stomach ulcers.
Other drugs may interact with amoxicillin, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products. Tell each of your health care providers about all medicines you use now and any medicine you start or stop using. Common side effects may include
- Stomach pain
- Vaginal itching or discharge or swollen or black tongue
The medication is primarily used for the following conditions:
Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
Gonorrhea And Associated Infections
How long is the duration of effect?The effect of this medication lasts for an average of 1.5 to 2 hours after onset of action.
What is the onset of action?The effect of this medication can be observed within 1-2 hours of administration.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?This medication is not known to cause any harm to the fetus. But the evidence is inadequate and it should be used only when necessary after consulting a doctor.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies have been reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?This medication is safe to use during breastfeeding. Any incidence of rashes on skin or diarrhea in the infant should be reported. It is advised to consult a doctor before taking this medicine.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Omniclav 625Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Missed Dose instructionsThe missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.
Overdose instructionsOne should contact the doctor immediately if an overdose is suspected.
This medication is a Penicillin antibiotic and inhibits the transfer of a peptide group in the transpeptidation process. As a result, the bacterium is not able to build cell walls and is killed. It also works as a beta-lactamase inhibitor by binding to beta-lactamase enzyme produced by bacterial cells, which in turn inhibits its enzymatic action and prevents beta-lactam antibiotics from being metabolized by the enzyme.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
MononucleosisThe condition should be reported to the doctor before taking this medication so that proper substitute can be prescribed.
ColitisThis medication should be discontinued if severe diarrhea occurs. Patients having a history of Colitis should be monitored closely.
Renal DiseasesThis medication should be given after making adjustments in the dosage. The kidney function should be periodically monitored especially if the dosage is for a longer period of time. Suitable dose adjustments are to be made if a patient is on hemodialysis.
Interaction with Alcohol
AlcoholInteraction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Lab Test
Urine Sugar TestUsage of this medication should be reported prior to performing the test. The urine sugar test should be performed with different reagents in such cases.
Interaction with Food
FoodInformation not available.
Interaction with Medicine
DoxycyclineUsage of this medication with Doxycycline should be avoided and usage of other antibiotics should be reported to the doctor.
MethotrexateUsage of this medication with Methotrexate or other chemotherapy medicines should be reported to the doctor. The levels of Methotrexate in the body along with symptoms of toxicity should be closely monitored while both these medicines are taken.
WarfarinUsage of this medication with Warfarin should be reported to the doctor. The clotting time should be monitored promptly. Symptoms like increased bleeding, swelling, dizziness and weakness should be reported immediately.
Ethinyl EstradiolUsage of this medication with Ethinyl Estradiol decreases the effectiveness of oral contraceptive pills, which might result in unplanned pregnancies.
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