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Hexamox 500mg Capsules

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Hexamox 500 MG Description

Hexamox Capsule is an antibiotic medicine used to treat bacterial infections like infection of the lungs, airways, tonsils and throat, skin and urinary tract infections. It contains amoxicillin as an ...
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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, rashes
ClassificationANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Hexamox 500 MG

  • Hexamox Capsule is used to treat bacterial infections of the airway, lungs, skin, tonsils, throat and urinary tract.
  • It used for the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases like gonorrhoea and for reducing the risk of an ulcer due to a bacteria called H. pylori.

Contraindications of Hexamox 500 MG

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin or other components of this Hexamox Capsule.
  • Having a history of allergic reactions to penicillins or cephalosporins. If you are not sure which are the medicines ask the doctor.

Side effects of Hexamox 500 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Skin rash
  • Skin itching

Precautions and Warnings of Hexamox 500 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Hexamox Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the use of the Hexamox Capsule during pregnancy. You can use the medicine in pregnancy only if prescribed by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Hexamox Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Hexamox Capsule passes into breast milk. Hence, you should be cautious and breastfeeding should be discontinued if side effects such as thrush, fungal infection of the mouth are observed in the breastfed infant.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Hexamox Capsule?
A:
There is limited information available on the effect of the medicine on the driving ability of an individual. You may experience dizziness that may influence the ability to drive or operate machines. Hence, avoid driving or operating machine when on treatment with Hexamox Capsule.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Hexamox Capsule?
A:
No known interactions with alcohol. Discuss with the doctor if you drink alcohol too often.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may experience allergic symptoms after taking the medicine.
  • If you have kidney disease then dose adjustments are required.
  • People with kidney problems may experience fits or seizures.
  • You are unable to urinate or may have difficulty urinating.
  • You may have glandular fever, you may experience symptoms like fever, extreme tiredness, sore throat and swollen glands.
  • You may experience watery or bloody diarrhoea, fever, even if this occurs days after stopping the medicine, immediately consult a doctor.

Mode of Action of Hexamox 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Hexamox Capsule blocks the action of an enzyme responsible for cell wall formation in bacteria, thereby stopping the growth and multiplication of bacteria responsible for the infection.

Directions for Use of Hexamox 500 MG

  • Hexamox Capsule should be taken as directed by the doctor.
  • Take with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew it.
  • Avoid overdose of the medicine.

Interactions of Hexamox 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Hexamox Capsule works, or the medicine itself can reduce the effectiveness of other medicines taken at the same time.
  • Inform the doctor of medicines, supplements, or herbals you are taking or might take to avoid possible interaction.
  • Especially taking other anti-infective medicines, medicine for the treatment of gout and oral contraceptives.

Storage and disposal of Hexamox 500 MG

  • Store below 25°C at a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.

Dosage of Hexamox 500 MG

Overdose

The symptoms of an overdose of Hexamox Capsule includes nausea, diarrhoea, vomiting. In case of an overdose, contact the doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

You should never miss your dose of antibiotics as it may lead to treatment failure and relapse of the infection. If you miss a dose of Hexamox Capsule, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it'...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Hexamox Capsule safe to use in pregnancy?

A: Hexamox Capsule can be taken by a pregnant woman if prescribed by a doctor. Avoid self-medicating, especially during pregnancy since there is limited safety information available about the use of the medicine during pregnancy. Consult the doctor before taking medicine.

Q: What is Hexamox Capsule prescribed for?

A: Hexamox Capsule is an antibiotic used for treating infections of the lungs, throat, airways, ears, tonsils, urinary tract, certain reproductive tract infection (gonorrhoea) and to reduce the risk of recurrence of an ulcer due to a bacteria, H. pylori.
Product Details
Brand
HEXAMOX
Expires on or After
25/09/2022
Last Updated on: 25 Aug 2021 | 08:00 PM (IST)

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