Almox 500mg Capsule
Almox 500 MG Description
Almox 500 capsule is an antibiotic medicine. It is used to treat bacterial infections of the lungs, airways, tonsils, throat, skin, and urinary tract. It contains amoxicillin as the active ingredient. Almox 500 capsule works by stopping the growth and multiplication of infection-causing bacteria.
Take Almox 500 capsule in the exact dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor. You can take it with or without meals. Do not stop taking this medicine even if you feel better within a few days. Always finish the course of prescribed antibiotic medicines for effective treatment.
Almox 500 capsule or other antibiotics should not be used when not sure if the infection is due to bacteria. The unnecessary use of antibiotics can make the treatment ineffective. A few more capsules that also contain amoxicillin are Novamox 500mg capsule, Cipmox 500mg capsule, Wymox 500mg capsule, Esoxycin 500mg capsule, and Mox 500mg capsule.
If you experience common side effects like diarrhoea after taking Almox 500, it is suggested to drink enough fluids and stay hydrated. Not everyone gets these side effects, and they usually go away with time. Inform your doctor if these symptoms are severe or do not go away.
Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any of its components. Before starting Almox 500 capsule, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding and about your complete medical history. Also, inform the doctor about all other medicines and supplements you take.
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Uses of Almox 500 MG
- Almox 500 capsule is used to treat bacterial infections of the airway, lungs, skin, tonsils, throat and urinary tract.
- It used for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhoea and for reducing the risk of an ulcer due to a bacteria called H. pylori.
Contraindications of Almox 500 MG
- If you are allergic to amoxicillin or other components of this Almox 500 capsule.
- If you have a history of allergic reactions to penicillins or cephalosporins. If you are not sure what these medicines are, please ask the doctor.
Side effects of Almox 500 MG
- Skin rash
- Skin itching
Precautions and Warnings of Almox 500 MG
Other General Warnings
- You experience allergic symptoms after taking the medicine.
- You have kidney disease.
- People with kidney problems may experience fits or seizures.
- You are unable to urinate or may have difficulty urinating.
- You may have glandular fever, you may experience symptoms like fever, extreme tiredness, sore throat and swollen glands.
- You may experience watery or bloody diarrhoea, and fever, and even if this occurs days after stopping the medicine, immediately consult a doctor.
Directions for Use of Almox 500 MG
- Almox 500 capsule should be taken as directed by the doctor.
- Take with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew it.
- Avoid overdose of the medicine.
Storage and disposal of Almox 500 MG
- Store below 25°C at a cool and dry place.
- Keep it away from children and pets.
Quick Tips of Almox 500 MG
- Almox 500 capsule is an antibiotic medicine. It is used to treat bacterial infections of the lungs, airways, tonsils, throat, skin, and urinary tract.
- You should always complete the entire course of treatment with antibiotics as prescribed by your doctor. Do not miss any dose, and do not take more than the prescribed dose.
- Before starting Almox 500 capsule, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breastfeeding and about your complete medical history.
- Take Almox 500 capsule in the exact dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor.
- Diarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, and skin rashes can be seen as side effects of this medicine, inform your doctor if the side effects do not resolve over time.
Dosage of Almox 500 MG
Missed a Dose
- You should never miss your dose of antibiotics as it may lead to treatment failure and relapse of the infection.
- If you miss a dose of Almox 500 capsule, take it as soon as you remember.
- However, if it's time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with the medicine schedule.
Mode of Action of Almox 500 MG
How Does It Work?
Interactions of Almox 500 MG
Interactions with other medicines
- Some medicines can affect the way Almox 500 capsule works, or the medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
- Inform the doctor of medicines, supplements, or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
- Especially taking other anti-infective medicines, medicine for the treatment of gout and oral contraceptives.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
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