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Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

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By AMRA REMEDIES
10 Tablet(s) in Strip

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Cefpodoxime + Clavulanate(Clavulanic Acid)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Amradox Plus 325mg Tab is an antibiotic that is used to treat infection of the urinary tract, lungs, airways, sinus, throat and windpipe. It is a combination medicine containing cefpodoxime and clavu...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

Amradox Plus 325mg Tab is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the skin, ear, respiratory tract, urinary tract, lungs, throat and tonsil, sexually transmitted diseases.
contraindications

Contraindications of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

  • If you have an allergy to this medicine or any of the ingredients of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab .
  • If you have an infection that is caused by the bacteria Clostridium difficile.
  • If you are allergic to the cephalosporin class of antibiotics.
  • If you have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • If you are suffering from fits.
sideEffects

Side effects of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhoea
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Amradox Plus 325mg Tab during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using Amradox Plus 325mg Tab as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Amradox Plus 325mg Tab while breastfeeding?
A:
Components of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab are secreted in breast milk in low amounts. Thus, your doctor will decide of either discontinuing the medicine or the breastfeeding after assessing the potential risk on breastfeeding infant over risk of delayed treatment on breastfeeding mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Amradox Plus 325mg Tab ?
A:
It is advisable not to drive or use machines when you have taken Amradox Plus 325mg Tab as it may cause dizziness.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Amradox Plus 325mg Tab ?
A:
Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Amradox Plus 325mg Tab as it can cause facial flushing, nausea, vomiting or a more severe reaction.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of allergic reactions to any antibiotic medicine.
  • You are suffering from persistent diarrhoea when on Amradox Plus 325mg Tab or even after discontinuing this medicine.
  • You regularly consume alcohol in excess.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

How Does It Work?

  • Amradox Plus 325mg Tab works by the combined action of both its components: cefpodoxime and clavulanic acid
  • Cefpodoxime controls the growth of bacteria and kills them by inhibiting the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall. However, the bacteria make an enzyme (beta-lactamases) that can destroy Cefpodoxime.
  • Clavulanic acid inactivates this enzyme and hence helps Cefpodoxime to function optimally.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

Amradox Plus 325mg Tab should be taken as directed by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole with a glass of water. Do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It should be taken after your meals to avoid st...
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interactions

Interactions of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Amradox Plus 325mg Tab 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 interactions.
  • Medicines used to treat gout-like probenecid as they may alter the way your kidney functions.
  • If you are taking other medicines like Cyclosporine, Cisplatin, Indomethacin, inform your doctor as your kidney functions need to be monitored more closely.

Interactions with food items

Amradox Plus 325mg Tab should be taken after food to avoid any stomach discomforts.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

  • Store Amradox Plus 325mg Tab in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it in original packaging to protect it from light.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
  • Do not use expired or damaged medicines.
  • Discard unused medicine properly. Do not flush it in the toilet or throw it into the drain.
dosage

Dosage of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab

Overdose

  • Symptoms of an overdose include nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.
  • If you are suffering from kidney problems and you take more of this medicine, brain diseases may occur.
  • Contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital if you think you have taken too much of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab .

Missed a Dose

  • It is advisable not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can result in the failure of therapy.
  • If you have missed taking any dose of Amradox Plus 325mg Tab , take it as soon as you remember.
  • If it's time for your next dose, 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
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: How long should I take Amradox Plus 325mg Tab ?

A: You need to complete the full course of medicine, as per your doctor's prescribed duration. If you stop taking Amradox Plus 325mg Tab before completing the treatment, there may be chances that the infection may reoccur.

Q: Can I take Amradox Plus 325mg Tab for flu?

A: Flu is a common cold that is generally caused by viruses. Amradox Plus 325mg Tab only works against bacteria and not viruses. Do not self-medicate, as this antibiotic is for severe infections. Seek medical help and follow your doctor's advice.

Q: Can we consume alcohol with Amradox Plus 325mg Tab ?

  • You should avoid consuming alcohol along with this medicine as alcohol and Amradox Plus 325mg Tab have similar side effects.
  • The concomitant use can further increase the side effects.
  • Alcohol slows down body's functions and can reduce energy levels which can delay the recovery from illness.

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ContainsCefpodoxime,Clavulanate(Clavulanic Acid)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsHeadache, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, diarrhoea
Last Updated on: 13 May 2021 | 05:31 PM (IST)
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