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Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

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6 Tablet(s) in Strip
165.97*
MRP 195.26
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Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets Description

Augpen 625 BID tablet is used to treat bacterial infections in different parts of the body such as lungs, urinary tract, reproductive tract, stomach-intestine, soft tissues, joints and dental. Augpen

625 BID tablet is a combination medicine containing amoxicillin and clavulanic acid as its active ingredient. It is an antibiotic medicine. Amoxicillin and clavulanic acid in this medicine work in a synergistic manner, to produce optimal effects by killing or inhibiting the growth of the bacteria and inactivating the enzymes released by the bacteria. Do not stop taking this medicine suddenly, as it may result in treatment failure and other consequences and thus you should always complete the course of the treatment. Diarrhoea is the most common side effect of this medicine. Reach out to your doctor if it does not go away on its own or worsens.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹165.97
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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhea, nausea, vomiting, fungal infection, indigestion
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
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uses

Uses of Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

Augpen 625 BID tablet is used to treat infections caused by bacteria, like sinus infection, respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infection, bone and joint infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin, clavulanic acid or any other ingredients of Augpen 625 BID 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 Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Infection of skin and nails
  • Indigestion
  • Skin rashes
  • Skin irritation
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Elevated levels of liver enzymes
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Augpen 625 BID tablet during pregnancy?
A:
  • The use of Augpen 625 BID tablet during pregnancy should be avoided, as it may cause harm to the unborn baby. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine after considering it to be necessary and safe....
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  • Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or you are planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Augpen 625 BID tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
The components of Augpen 625 BID tablet pass into the breastmilk & is known to cause fungal infection of the mouth and diarhoea in your baby. Thus, it is recommended not to breastfeed when you are taking this medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Augpen 625 BID tablet?
A:
If you experience symptoms such as dizziness, fits after taking Augpen 625 BID tablet, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Augpen 625 BID tablet?
A:
It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment, as it may worsen the side effects like dizziness and fits. Talk to your doctor if you consume it often.
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, difficulty in passing urine.
  • You have a kidney problem as you may experience fits.
  • You experience redness of the skin followed by eruptions.
  • You experience fatigue, fever, rash and swollen glands.
  • You have diarrhoea and abdominal pain even after stopping treatment with Augpen 625 BID tablet.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Augpen 625 BID 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 Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

Augpen 625 BID tablet should be consumed as a whole with a sufficient amount of water and should be taken after meals to avoid stomach problems. Take it as prescribed by your doctor for the exact dura...
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interactions

Interactions of Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Augpen 625 BID 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 medicines to treat high blood pressure, heart failure, high/abnormal cholesterol levels, blood thinners, anti-infectives, anti-diabetics, anti-asthmatics, pain killers, i...
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  • 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 Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

  • Store the medicine 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 Augpen Bid 625mg Strip Of 6 Tablets

Overdose

  • Taking Augpen 625 BID tablet in high doses may result in serious kidney damage and fits.
  • Symptoms of an overdose include stomach disturbances, vomiting, diarrhoea, drowsiness and fluid retention.
  • If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, 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 this medicine 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. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

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 Augpen 625 BID 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 Augpen 625 BID tablet?

A: Never take Augpen 625 BID 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 Augpen 625 BID tablet treat Urinary tract infection (UTI)?

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

Q: Is Augpen 625 BID tablet an antibiotic?

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

Q: Is Augpen 625 BID tablet safe and effective?

A: Yes, Augpen 625 BID tablet is safe and 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.
Product Details
Brand
AUGPEN
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
28/02/2023
Last Updated on: 02 Aug 2021 | 01:28 PM (IST)
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