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Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

By ZUVENTUS HEALTH CARE LTD
6 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 536.40*
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Lactobacillus Sporogenes(60.0 M) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg) + Amoxycillin / Amoxicillin(875.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Augpen LB tablet is a combination of two antibiotics namely Amoxicillin and Clavulanic acid along with natural intestine bacteria namely Lactobacillus Acidophilus. This medicine can be used by adults ...
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uses

Uses of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

Augpen LB tablet is used for the treatment of various bacterial infections like ear infections, sinus infection, bone infection, joint infection, skin infection, dental infection, airways and urinary ...
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contraindications

Contraindications of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

  • If you are allergic to any of the components of the Augpen LB tablet.
  • If you have a history of severe allergic reactions to any of the penicillin group of medicines.
  • If you have a history of liver diseases due to the use of any antibiotic medicines.
  • If you have issues related to the small intestine.
  • If you have low immunity due to any disease.
sideEffects

Side effects of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

  • Loose motions
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Gas formation
  • Bloating
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Constipation
  • Elevation in liver-related factors in the body
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Skin rash
  • Unpleasant sensation to scratch the skin
  • Swollen red bumps on the skin
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Augpen LB tablet during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information related to the use of the Augpen LB tablet during pregnancy. Hence, it is recommended to avoid this medicine during pregnancy and always consult your doctor before taking this medicine if you are pregnant or are likely to be pregnant.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Augpen LB tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
The components present in the Augpen LB tablet are known to pass into the breastmilk and cause unwanted effects such as diarrhoea in the breastfed baby. Hence, it is recommended to avoid this medicine
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after taking the Augpen LB tablet?
A:
Augpen LB tablet can cause dizziness, sleepiness as a side effect, so it is advisable not to drive or operate machines after taking this medicine.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Augpen LB tablet?
A:
Alcohol can aggravate the side effects of Augpen LB tablet, like liver dysfunction, so it is better to avoid alcohol with this medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to antibiotics similar to penicillin.
  • You experience fits.
  • You notice a rash on the skin.
  • You get other infections.
  • You have severe kidney-related issues.
  • You have a condition called crystalluria.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

How Does It Work?

  • Augpen LB tablet contains three different agents.
  • Two agents are antibiotics namely Amoxicillin which belongs to the Penicillin group of medicine and the other antibiotic is Clavulanic acid which prevents the inactivation of Amoxicillin. Amoxicillin ...
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  • The third ingredient of this medicine is Lactobacillus Acidophilus which is a natural bacteria present in the intestine, is combined with these two antibiotics for the prevention of loose motions whic...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

  • Augpen LB 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 with or after food. It would be best if ...
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interactions

Interactions of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Augpen LB tablet and medicines used for joint pain such as Mycophenolate mofetil should be avoided as this medicine can alter the effect of Mycophenolate mofetil.
  • The use of medicines used to prevent blood clot formation such as warfarin with this medicine can result in the risk of bleeding.
  • Medicines used for the treatment of cancer like Methotrexate and medicine used to prevent rejection of an organ transplant when used together with this medicine can increase the risk of toxicity.
  • Always inform your doctor about all the medicines you are taking, that includes all prescribed or non-prescribed herbal medicines, dietary supplements as well as other treatments for any other disorde...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

  • Keep Augpen LB tablet out of the sight and reach of children.
  • Do not use this medicine after its expiry date.
  • Do not store it above 25°C.
  • Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste.
  • Do not take this medicine if you see any changes or any signs of deterioration.
dosage

Dosage of Augpen Lb Bid 1gm Tab

Overdose

An overdose of Augpen LB tablet can cause an upset stomach, loose motions, feeling sick, kidney disfunction and fit attacks. Contact your doctor immediately if you notice any such symptoms after you h...
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Missed a Dose

In case you have missed a dose of Augpen LB tablet, then take it as soon as remember it. 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: At what time should I take the Augpen LB tablet?

A: Augpen LB tablet to be taken along with a meal or heavy snacks with a glass of water as prescribed by your doctor.

Q: I am using the Augpen LB tablet for 3 days but now I feel better so can I stop it?

A: It is advisable not to stop taking Augpen LB tablet without your doctor’s advice.

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ContainsLactobacillus Sporogenes(60.0 M),Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg),Amoxycillin / Amoxicillin(875.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, vomiting, skin rash
Last Updated on: 29 Apr 2021 | 10:43 AM (IST)
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