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AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE

Manufactured byCipla Ltd.
ContainsAmoxycillin
Description
AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is an antibiotic. It is used orally to treat different types of bacterial infections of the throat, lungs, ears, nose, urinary tract, and skin. AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is also used with other medications to stop the growth of Helicobacter pylori bacteria that cause stomach ulcer(s). It is not effective against infections caused by viruses or fungus. AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE shows some side effects like diarrhoea, stomach pain, headache, weakness, nausea, and vomiting. Consult your doctor if any of these side effects get aggravated. Avoid taking this medicine if you have a known allergy to it and discontinue if any allergic reactions (skin rash, swelling of face, lips, etc.) are experienced. Inform your doctor if you are allergic to penicillin. AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is available on prescription as capsules, tablets, injection, syrup and suspension. AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE can be taken with or without food and at the same time every day to ensure its better efficacy. Take the tablet as a whole without crushing or breaking it. Antibiotic treatment must be completed as directed by your doctor. Do not stop taking on your own even if you feel better. AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE should be used with caution in individuals with kidney problems, liver diseases and heart problems. AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE can make birth control pills less effective. You may be asked to take a different way of birth control methods to prevent unintended pregnancy. Let your doctor know if you take any medicines apart from AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding before taking this medicine.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE

Amoxil 250 MG Syrup
Zydus Cadila

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE

  • Stomach discomfort
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Skin rash
  • Loose stools
  • Dizziness
  • Fever
  • Tooth discoloration
  • Change in taste
  • Headache

Uses of AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE

What is it prescribed for?

  • Acute otitis media
  • Sinusitis
  • Pharyngitis/Tonsilitis
  • Lung infections
  • Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Cystitis
  • Gonorrhoea
  • Typhoid fever
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Dental Abcess
  • Bacterial endocarditis
  • Pyelonephritis
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Concerns

Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE starts working within 1 hour of administration. You will start to feel better in 3 to 5 days after taking AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE. But finish your entire course of treatment, even if the condition gets better.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The effect of AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE lasts for about 6 to 8 hours and then you may have to take your next dose as directed by your doctor/pharmacist.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit-forming tendency has been reported for AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is generally safe in pregnancy to treat bacterial infections. It is not known to cause birth defects when taken by pregnant women. However, it is always better to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is not known to be harmful to breastfeeding women. It passes into breast milk in very low levels that are not expected to cause adverse effects in breastfed infants. However, it is always better to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Allergy

It is recommended to avoid taking AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE if you are previously allergic to it. Some patients may get allergic reactions to this medicine. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of allergic reactions such as skin rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, breathing difficulties, etc.
Warnings for special population

Pregnancy

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is generally safe in pregnancy to treat bacterial infections. It is not known to cause birth defects when taken by pregnant women. However, it is always better to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Breast-feeding

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is safe to use during breastfeeding. It is not known to be harmful to breastfeeding women. It passes into breast milk in very low levels that are not expected to cause adverse effects in breastfed infants. However, it is always better to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.
General warnings

Allergic reaction

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is likely to cause allergic reactions in some people. Seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms such as skin rash, itching/swelling (especially of your face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, or breathing difficulties.

Antibiotic resistance

Finish your entire course of treatment with AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE, even if the condition gets better to avoid antibiotic resistance (the bacteria may become resistant to antibiotics). If you still feel unwell after completing your antibiotic course, make an appointment to consult your doctor.

Diarrhoea

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE can cause diarrhoea because it may also kill the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine. Get emergency medical help if you experience severe diarrhoea that is watery or bloody. Call your pharmacist/doctor before taking anti-diarrhoeal medication.

Driving or operating machinery

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE may cause dizziness, confusion, or fits in some people. Do not drive vehicles or operate machines after taking this medicine.

Missed Dose

Oral forms: If you missed a AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE dose, make sure that you remember to take your next dose on time. Do not take two doses together to make up for a forgotten dose. Injection: AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is given in the hospital or clinical setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the likelihood of a missed dose is very low.

Overdose

Oral: Never take AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE more than the prescribed dose. If you suspect that you might have taken an overdose of this medicine, go to the emergency department of your local hospital. Injection: Since AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is given in the hospital or clinical setting by a qualified healthcare professional, the chances of an overdose are very low. However, emergency medical treatment will be initiated by the doctor if an overdose is suspected.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol

Description

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Instructions

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine

Doxycycline

Methotrexate

Warfarin

Ethinyl Estradiol

Disease interactions

Mononucleosis

Mononucleosis is also called as kissing disease is an infection caused by Epstein-Barr virus. It is spread through saliva. People with mononucleosis may develop a maculopapular skin rash (flat and small raised bumps on the skin) after 5-10 days of treatment with AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE and resolves within days of discontinuing the use. AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE may not be appropriate medicine in patients with mononucleosis.

Colitis

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE can kill the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and leads to diarrhoea. Therefore use AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE with extreme caution if you have stomach and intestinal diseases, particularly colitis (swelling of the inner lining of the colon), as it may worsen your condition.

Kidney Disease

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is filtered by the kidney and moved out of your body through urine. Patients with kidney diseases need special consideration while taking AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE due to the risk of kidney damage.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions

Urine Sugar Test

AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE is moved out from the body via urine. High urine concentrations of AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE might give a false-positive result for the urine sugar test (test to determine the presence of glucose). Inform your doctor or lab technician about the use of AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE before doing this test.
Oral forms: Take AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE with or without food. Never take more than the prescribed dose. Do not give your medicine to other people even if their condition appears to be the same as yours. Injection: AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE should be administered by a qualified healthcare professional in a clinic or hospital.
Miscelleneous

Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor

To be taken as instructed by doctor

Effect on sleep is not established

How it works
AMOXYCIP 250MG REDISUE works by preventing the formation of bacterial cell walls. This helps in stopping the growth and multiplication of the microorganism, eventually killing it.
Legal Status

Approved

Approved

Approved

Approved

Classification

Category

Aminopenicillins, Antibiotics

Schedule

Schedule H

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