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Clavam 625mg Tablet
Clavam 625mg Tablet
Clavam 625mg Tablet
Clavam 625mg Tablet
Clavam 625mg Tablet

Clavam 625mg Tablet

By ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
171.38*
MRP 201.62
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Medical Description

Clavam 625 tablet is an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of a wide range of bacterial infections. It helps in treating infections of the lungs, airways, ears, urinary tract, skin, bo

e, joints, soft tissue and tooth. Clavam 625 tablet is a combination medicine containing amoxicillin and clavulanic acid as its active ingredients. It works by killing the bacteria responsible for the infection. This medicine must be taken as prescribed by a doctor. The dose and duration of the treatment with this medicine will be decided by your doctor. It will vary depending on the severity of the infection and other individual parameters. Do not stop taking this medicine if you feel better within a few days. Clavam 625 tablet or any antibiotic should not be used when you are not sure if the infection is due to bacteria. The unnecessary use of antibiotics can make them ineffective for future treatment. Complete the course of antibiotics as prescribed by the doctor or it may lead to relapse or return of the infection. Before starting this tablet, inform the doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or breastfeeding and about your detailed medical history.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹171.38
You Save₹30.24 (15% on MRP)
ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infection
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, fungal infection
TherapyANTIBIOTIC
Check more medicines with composition as Amoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)

Uses of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

Clavam 625 tablet is used for the treatment of infections caused by bacteria such as sinus infection, respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infections, bone, tooth and joint infections.

Contraindications of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin, clavulanic acid or any of the ingredients of this medicine.
  • If you have a history of severe allergic reactions to any other antibiotic like cephalosporins, monobactam, carbapenem.
  • If you have experienced liver problems & jaundice with this medicine before.

Side effects of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Infection of skin & nails
  • Indigestion
  • Skin rashes
  • Skin irritation
  • Headache
  • Dizziness

Precautions and Warnings of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Clavam 625 tablet during pregnancy?
A:
It is advised not to take Clavam 625 tablet during pregnancy until considered essential by your doctor. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or you are planning to have a baby.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Clavam 625 tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
It is advised not to breastfeed when you are taking Clavam 625 tablet. The components of this medicine passes into breast milk & is known to cause fungal infection of mouth and diarhhea in your baby.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Clavam 625 tablet?
A:
Clavam 625 tablet is not known to affect driving abilities of an individual.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Clavam 625 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.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You had allergic reactions upon the use of antibiotics from the class penicillin, cephalosporins. If you are not sure which are these medicines ask your doctor.
  • You are an elderly patient or have a kidney-related problem.
  • This medicine should be used with caution in patients with liver problems.
  • You experience any side effects after taking this medicine.
  • You have diarrhoea and abdominal pain even after stopping treatment with this medicine.
  • You have difficulty in passing urine.
  • If you are taking anticoagulant medicines, a regular check-up of blood clotting parameters should be undertaken.

Directions for Use of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

Swallow the Clavam 625 tablet as a whole with a sufficient amount of water. Do not crush, break or chew the tablet. Take Clavam 625 tablet after meals to avoid stomach problems.

Storage and disposal of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

  • Store it at or below 25°C in the original package to protect it from light and moisture.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

Overdose

Symptoms of an overdose of Clavam 625 tablet include stomach disturbances, vomiting, diarrhoea, drowsiness and fluid retention. If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doct...
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Missed a Dose

It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can result in failure of therapy. If you missed any dose of medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose then skip ...
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Mode of Action of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

How Does It Work?

Clavam 625 tablet works by killing the bacteria responsible for infections. However, the bacteria make an enzyme (beta-lactamases) which can destroy amoxicillin. Clavulanic acid inactivates this enzym...
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Interactions of CLAVAM 625MG TABLET

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way the Clavam 625 tablet works or the Clavam 625 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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  • There is an increased risk of bleeding when taken with medicines used to thin the blood like warfarin, acenocoumarol. It is advised to regularly monitor the blood tests like PT-INR.
  • Increased side effects when taken with methotrexate which is used in the treatment of certain form of cancer.
  • Medicines used to treat gout like allopurinol or probenecid and medicines used to modify immune response during organ transplant like mycophenolate mofetil should be used cautiously with the Clavam 62...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I use Clavam 625 for a throat infection?

A: Yes, Clavam 625 is prescribed by doctor for the treatment of a throat infection. Do not self medicate with antibiotics use it only if prescribed by a doctor.

Q: Can I use Clavam 625 for viral fever?

A: No, Clavam 625 is an antibiotic medicine and not effective against viral fever.

Q: Is Clavam 625 effective for piles?

A: No, Clavam 625 is not effective for the treatment of piles. Pile is a condition characterised by swollen blood vessels around and inside your anus. It is usually caused due to straining or increased pressure due to bowel movement, obesity and due to pregnancy.

Q: Is diarrhoea a common side effect during the treatment with Clavam 625 tablet?

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 have allergy to penicillin, can I take Clavam 625 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: Is it safe to use Clavam 625 tablet?

A: Yes, Clavam 625 tablet is safe to use when taken under the supervision of your doctor. However, in some patients, it may show some side effects like nausea, vomiting & diarrhoea.

Q: How many times should I take Clavam 625 tablet in a day?

A: The exact frequency of consumption of this tablet depends upon your 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.

Q: How long does it take for Clavam 625 tablet to show its effects?

A: Clavam 625 tablet 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: Clavam XR vs Clavam 625, are they the same?

A: Both Clavam XR tablet and Clavam 625 tablets contain a combination of two antibiotic amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. The difference between them is that the Clavam XR tablet is a higher strength combination. It is recommended that not to self-medicate with any antibiotics and always consult with your doctor.

Q: Augmentin 625 vs Clavam 625, are they the same?

A: The composition for both the medicines is the same which is a combination of amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. However, it is advised not to self-medicate and always take proper advice from your doctor.

Q: When should I take Clavam 625 tablet?

A: You should take Clavam 625 tablet as a whole with water, preferably after meals to avoid stomach discomfort. It is advisable to take it at the fixed time daily or as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Taking it at the same time will reduce the chances of missing the dose and it will also help you to get optimum results.

Q: Can I take Clavam 625 twice a day?

A: The dose and frequency of taking antibiotic medicine generally depend on the type and severity of the infection. Do not exceed the prescribed dose and duration. Also, it should be taken regularly at evenly spaced intervals as per the schedule prescribed by your doctor. Taking the medicine regularly at the right times increases its effectiveness.

Q: Is Clavam safe in pregnancy?

A: Clavam 625 should be avoided during pregnancy due to the lack of safety information. However, if considered essential by the treating doctor, it can be taken. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant while he prescribes you this medicine.

Q: Is Clavam 625 an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Clavam 625 is an antibiotic from the class of penicillin. It is helpful in treating infections caused due to bacteria.

Q: Is Clavam 625 used for cough?

A: Clavam 625 might help in treating if it is caused due to bacterial infection. Thus consult a doctor and take this medicine only after the doctor's recommendation.

Q: Is Clavam 625 safe during breastfeeding?

A: It is advised not to breastfeed when you are taking Clavam 625 tablet. The components of this medicine pass into breast milk & is known to cause fungal infection of the mouth and diarrhoea in your baby.

Q: Can Clavam 625 be used for 4 days?

A: The doctor will decide the specific dose for a specific duration depending upon the severity of the condition. Do not take it endlessly on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: Can Clavam 625 be used for interstitial cystitis?

A: Do not take Clavam 625 for any other medical condition other than what it is prescribed for. The doctor will prescribe the medicine on the basis of diagnosis. Do not self-medicate.

Q: Can I use Clavam 625 for kidney infections?

A: You should take this medicine for kidney infection only if prescribed by the doctor. Do not self-medicate. Because inappropriate use of antibiotic medicine can lead to antibiotic resistance and treatment failure as well.

Q: Can I use Clavam 625 for typhoid?

A: No, do not take any antibiotic medicine for typhoid, without consulting a doctor.

Q: Can we take Clavam 625 for skin infection?

A: Avoid taking the medicine without consulting the skin specialist. The doctor will prescribe the appropriate medicine based on the cause and medical history. Do not self-medicate with Clavam 625 or any antibiotic medicine.
Last Updated on: 18 August 2022 | 5:59 PM (IST)

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