Generic Amoxil 250mg (brand names include: Mymox / Amoxil / Amoxin / Amoxivan /
Amoksiklav / Bactox / Cilamox / Dedoxil / Dispermox / Enhancin / Geramox
/ Isimoxin / Klavox / Lamoxy / Mox / Moxypen / Moxyvit / Nobactam /
Novamoxin / Panklav / Pamoxicillin / Panamox / Polymox / Wymox / Zimox /
Trimox) is a penicillin-like (beta-lactam) antibiotic. It belongs to
the most widely-used group of antibiotics available.
Generic Amoxil 250mg is one of the best forms of antibiotic available
today. It is used to treat infections caused by certain bacteria,
infections of the ear, nose, and throat (pneumonia, bronchitis);
infections of the genitourinary tract;
infections of the skin and skin structure;
infections of the lower respiratory tract;
gonorrhea, acute uncomplicated (ano-genital and urethral infections) in male and females.
Generic Amoxil 250mg is also used before some surgery or dental work to prevent
infection. It is also used in combination with other medications to
eliminate H. pylori, a bacteria that causes ulcers. Amoxicillin may also be used for other purposes not listed here.
Generic Amoxil 250mgacts by inhibiting the synthesis of bacterial cell wall and stopping the growth of bacteria.
Generic Amoxil 250mg is usually the drug of choice within the class because it is
better absorbed, following oral administration, than other beta-lactam
the directions on your prescription label carefully, and ask your
doctor or pharmacist to explain any part you do not understand.
Generic Amoxil 250mg is usually taken every 8 hours (three times a day). It can be taken with or without food.
The chewable tablets should be crushed or chewed thoroughly before they
are swallowed. The tablets and capsules should be swallowed whole and
taken with a full glass of water.
Take Generic Amoxil 250mg exactly as directed. Do not take more or less Generic Amoxil 250mg or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor. Do not
stop taking Amoxicillin without talking to your doctor. To clear up
your infection completely, continue taking Amoxicillin for the full
course of treatment even if you feel better in a few days. Stopping
Amoxicillin 250mg too soon may cause bacteria to become resistant to
If you missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is
almost time for the next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose
and take the rest of the doses for the day as directed.
Store this medicine at room temperature, away from heat, light, and moisture.
Caution should be used in the elderly since they may be more sensitive to the effects of this drug.
Hormonal birth control (eg, birth control pills) may not work as well while you are using Amoxicillin.
Contact your doctor or pharmacist before taking this medicine if:
you are allergic to any medications;
you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant or are breast-feeding.