Clavam 375mg tablet contains a combination of amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. It belongs to a class of penicillin antibiotics. It is useful in treating infections typically of the respiratory tract, ear, nose, urinary tract infections and, bone and joint-related infections. You may experience nausea, diarrhoea and vomiting on taking this medicine. These side-effects are usually mild and manageable. Please consult your doctor if you experience any other side effects than these. Take this medicine in dosage as prescribed by your doctor. Do not abruptly stop taking the syrup as it may increase the risk of re-infection. Also, please inform your doctor about all your medical conditions before taking this medicine....
Q: Is diarrhoea a common side effect during the treatment?
A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect during the treatment but contact your doctor immediately if you have diarrhoea with blood and mucus along with stomach pain and fever. It can be a sign of inflammation of the large intestine.
Q: I an have allergy to penicillin, can I take Clavam 375mg tablet?
A: Never take this medicine 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: I experience difficulty in breathing after taking this tablet, is it normal?
A: No, difficulty in breathing, swelling on face, lips, tongue and throat, skin rash are an indication of allergic symptoms. It is advised that you should not ignore it and should visit your doctor or nearest hospital immediately.
Q: Does this medicine cause drowsiness?
A: No, this medicine Clavum 375mg generally does not make you feel drowsy, sleepy or dizzy. But as every individual reacts differently to medicine due to his/her medical condition it is advised that you should rest if you feel dizzy after taking this medicine.
Q: Is Clavam 375 an antibiotic?
A: Yes, Clavam 375 contains amoxycillin and clavulanic acid, as its active component, which belongs to an antibiotic class of medicines.
Q: What is the dose of Clavam 375?
A: The exact frequency of consumption of Clavam 375 depends upon your type and severity of infection or disease. Your doctor will decide this after accessing the problem. Take this medicine as advised by your doctor, kindly refrain from self-medication of any antibiotics and do not take it in excess or less.