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Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
121.83*
MRP 152.29
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Amoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Acuclav 625 tablet is an antibiotic medicine used to treat various bacterial infections in different parts of the body such as lungs, urinary tract, reproductive tract, stomach-intestine, soft tissues...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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uses

Uses of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

Acuclav 625 tablet is used to treat various bacterial infections like sinus infections, respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, bone and joint infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin, clavulanic acid or any other ingredients of Acuclav 625 tablet.
  • If you have a history of severe allergic reactions to any other antibiotic like cephalosporins, monobactam, carbapenem.
  • If you have a history of liver disease or jaundice.
sideEffects

Side effects of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Fungal infection
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Acuclav 625 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using Acuclav 625 tablet as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. If considered essential, your doctor will only prescribe you after assessing the necessity of this medicine and its benefit.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Acuclav 625 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed when you are taking Acuclav 625 tablet, as its components pass into breast milk & are known to cause fungal infection of the mouth and diarrhoea in your baby. Please consult your doctor before using this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Acuclav 625 tablet?
A:
It is advised not to drive or use machines when you have taken Acuclav 625 tablet as it may cause dizziness, fits and allergic reactions.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Acuclav 625 tablet?
A:
It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment with Acuclav 625 tablet, as it may worsen the side effects like dizziness and fits.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You ever had allergic reactions to penicillin, cephalosporins.
  • You are an elderly patient.
  • You have liver problems.
  • You have a kidney problem as you may experience fits.
  • You experience redness of the skin followed by eruptions.
  • You are taking oral birth control pills
  • You experience fatigue, fever (glandular fever), rash and swollen glands.
  • You have diarrhoea and abdominal pain even after stopping treatment with Acuclav 625 tablet.
  • You have difficulty passing urine.
  • You develop any allergic reaction after taking Acuclav 625 tablet.
  • You should let the doctor, or the laboratory person know that you are using this medicine while going for a lab test
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Acuclav 625 tablet acts by inhibiting the growth and multiplication of the bacteria, thus killing the bacteria responsible for infections.
  • However, bacteria make the enzyme (beta-lactamases) which can destroy Amoxicillin.
  • Clavulanic acid inactivates this enzyme and hence helps Amoxicillin to function optimally.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

Acuclav 625 tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It should be taken after meals to avoid stomach problems....
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interactions

Interactions of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Acuclav 625 tablet works, or this medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines, supplements, or herbals you are currently taking or might take to avoid any possible interaction.
  • Especially if you are taking blood thinners, oral contraceptive pills, medicines to treat cancer, gout, medicines used to modify immune response during organ transplant.
  • Increased risk of bleeding when taken with medicines used to thin the blood like warfarin, acenocoumarol. There is a need to check blood tests like PT-INR.
  • Increased side effects when taken with methotrexate (used in the treatment of cancer).
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store Acuclav 625 tablet at or below 25° in the original packaging.
  • Protect it from heat and moisture.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Acuclav 625 Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose include stomach disturbances, vomiting, diarrhoea, drowsiness and fluid retention.
  • If you think you have taken too much of Acuclav 625 tablet, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can result in failure of the therapy.
  • If you have missed taking any dose of Acuclav 625 tablet take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of this medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is diarrhoea a common side effect during the treatment with Acuclav 625 tablet?

A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect during the treatment but contact your doctor immediately if you have diarrhoea with blood and mucous along with stomach pain and fever. It can be a sign of inflammation of the large intestine.

Q: I have an allergy to penicillin, can I take Acuclav 625 tablet?

A: Never take Acuclav 625 tablet if you are allergic to penicillin. Serious side effects can result due to the same. Always inform your doctor about your allergy to any specific medicines.

Q: Will Acuclav 625 tablet treat Urinary tract infection (UTI)?

A: Yes, Acuclav 625 tablet will help in treating Urinary tract infection (UTI) caused due by various bacterial organisms.

Q: Is Acuclav 625 tablet an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Acuclav 625 tablet is a penicillin-type of antibiotic, used to kill and stop the growth of infection-causing bacteria.

Q: Is Acuclav 625 tablet effective?

A: Yes, Acuclav 625 tablet is effective when taken in the prescribed dose and for the exact duration as advised by your doctor. However, if you experience any side effects after taking this medicine reach out to your doctor.

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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg),Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhea, nausea, vomiting
Last Updated on: 15 Jul 2021 | 11:19 AM (IST)
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