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Amotid Forte Syrup 60ml

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Amotid Forte 250 MG Description

Amotid Forte Syrup is an antibiotic medicine containing amoxicillin, which is used to treat various bacterial infections such as respiratory tract infection, lung infection, infection of the tonsils a...
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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(250.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Amotid Forte 250 MG

It is indicated in the treatment of urinary tract infections, respiratory, urinary tract, ENT (ear, nose, & throat) and skin & soft tissue infections.

Contraindications of Amotid Forte 250 MG

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin or any other components of the Amotid Forte Syrup.
  • If you have a history of any allergic reactions to penicillins or cephalosporins.

Side effects of Amotid Forte 250 MG

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Skin rash, Itching

Precautions and Warnings of Amotid Forte 250 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Amotid Forte Syrup 60ml during pregnancy?
A:
It is advised not to take Amotid Forte Syrup during pregnancy unless it is considered essential by your doctor. It is essential to always consult a doctor before starting any medicine during pregnancy.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Amotid Forte Syrup 60ml while breastfeeding?
A:
A breastfeeding mother should take this medicine only under a doctor's recommendation. Refrain from self-medication.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Amotid Forte Syrup 60ml?
A:
You may experience dizziness or allergic reaction as a side effect that may influence your ability to drive or operate machines. Hence, you should be cautious while driving or operating heavy machines when on treatment with the Amotid Forte Syrup.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Amotid Forte Syrup 60ml?
A:
There is no known interaction between alcohol and medicine. However, long-term use of alcohol weakens your immune system and body's response to pathogens and infections. Consult the doctor for more information if you drink too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have glandular fever, you may experience symptoms like fever, extreme tiredness, sore throat and swollen glands.
  • You are unable to or have difficulty in urinating.
  • You have kidney problems.
  • You experience diarrhoea and stomach pain even after stopping treatment with Amotid Forte Syrup.

Mode of Action of Amotid Forte 250 MG

How Does It Work?

Amotid Forte Syrup works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria that causes infection.

Directions for Use of Amotid Forte 250 MG

  • Amotid Forte Syrup should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • Shake the bottle well before each dose.
  • Use a measuring spoon or cup for exact quantities.
  • It would be best if you take it at a fixed time for optimal results.
  • You should not consume it more than that prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Amotid Forte 250 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Amotid Forte Syrup may interact with other medicines. Discuss with your doctor about all the medicines, supplements or herbal preparations you are taking. Also, you should inform your doctor if you ha...
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  • Certain medications that should be used with caution are anticoagulant medicines like warfarin, Anti-cancer medicines like methotrexate, anti-gout medicines like probenecid or allopurinol, and antibio...
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  • Avoid taking oral typhoid vaccine during the treatment with this medicine. The vaccine might not work if taken along with this syrup.

Storage and disposal of Amotid Forte 250 MG

  • Store Amotid Forte Syrup in a cool and dry place, protected from direct sunlight, moisture and heat.
  • Keep it away from children and pets. Do not use expired or damaged medicines.

Dosage of Amotid Forte 250 MG

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose are nausea, diarrhoea, vomiting etc. If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken too much of the Amotid Forte Syrup, contact your doctor immediately or visit ...
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Missed a Dose

You should never miss your dose of antibiotics as it may lead to treatment failure. If you have missed taking any dose of the Amotid Forte, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for y...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Nancy Dixit

B. Pharm, M. Pharm

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does Amotid Forte Syrup cause diarrhoea?

A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect of Amotid Forte Syrup 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: What is the dose of Amotid Forte Syrup?

A: The dose and duration of Amotid Forte Syrup depends upon your infection or disease. Your doctor will decide this after accessing the problem and how you respond to the treatment. Do not exceed the maximum daily doses and treatment durations recommended.

Q: How long does it take for Amotid Forte Syrup to show its effects?

A: Amotid Forte Syrup can start showing its effect approximately after 1 hour of its consumption. However, it varies among individuals and can also vary due to the physiology of an individual and the severity of the infection. As it is an antibiotic medicine, the complete effect towards infection could be seen after you complete the course of antibiotic treatment.

Q: What is Amotid Forte Syrup used for?

A: Amotid Forte Syrup is used to treat bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, skin, tonsils, throat, lung and urinary tract, etc.

Q: Is Amotid Forte Syrup an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Amotid Forte Syrup contains amoxicillin as its active component that belongs to antibiotic class of medicines.
Product Details
Brand
AMOTID FORTE
Expires on or After
27/09/2022
Last Updated on: 22 Jun 2022 | 02:21 PM (IST)

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