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Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

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10 Tablet(s) in Strip
MRP 57.90*
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Ampicillin(125.0 Mg) + Cloxacillin(125.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Megaclox 125 mg tablet is an antibiotic and contains a combination of Amoxycillin and Cloxacillin as active ingredients. It is used to treat different types of bacterial infections of the skin, ear, n...
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uses

Uses of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

Megaclox 125 mg tablet is used to treat various types of bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, ear, nose, throat, skin, bone, joint, urinary tract, etc.
contraindications

Contraindications of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

  • If you are allergic to Amoxycillin, Cloxacillin, any type of Penicillins or any other ingredient of Megaclox 125 mg tablet.
  • If you have ever had any allergic reaction to any antibiotic medicine.
sideEffects

Side effects of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Fits
  • Severe infections
  • Severe allergic reactions like rashes, urge to scratch
  • Low blood platelet count
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Megaclox 125 mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
You should consult your doctor before using Megaclox 125 mg tablet as there is limited information about its safety during pregnancy. Your doctor will only prescribe you this medicine if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Megaclox 125 mg tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
This medicine passes into human milk in small amounts. Since the baby may be exposed to medicine, you should consult your doctor before using this medicine during breastfeeding. Your doctor will prescribe you Megaclox 125 mg tablet only if considered essential after assessing the benefits over risks.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Megaclox 125 mg tablet?
A:
You may experience dizziness or convulsions (fits) after taking Megaclox 125 mg tablet. Be cautious while driving or operating any machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Megaclox 125 mg tablet?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Megaclox 125 mg tablet with alcohol, but you should avoid taking alcohol in excessive amount. Consult your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any blood disorder
  • You have any problems with your heart
  • You are suffering from HIV infection
  • You have kidney or liver problems
  • You found a high level of urea in your blood serum reports
  • You are suffering from Meningitis (swelling of the protective membranes covering the brain and spinal cord)
  • You are suffering from Mononucleosis (an infectious illness that's usually caused by a particular virus (EBV)
  • You have glandular fever (symptoms include fever, sore throat, swollen glands and extreme tiredness)
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

How Does It Work?

Megaclox 125 mg tablet acts by inhibiting the protein synthesis and cell wall synthesis of bacteria, which ultimately leads to the death of bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

Megaclox 125 mg tablets should be consumed as prescribed by your doctor. Swallow it whole with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew the medicine. It can be taken with or without food. It would ...
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interactions

Interactions of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

Interactions with other medicines

  • You may experience bleeding during pregnancy if you consume oral contraceptives while on treatment with Megaclox 125 mg tablets.
  • Antibiotics like erythromycin, tetracycline or clavulanic acid may alter the effects of this medicine.
  • Other medicines used to treat gout like allopurinol, probenecid and medicines used to treat high blood pressure like atenolol should be used with caution.
  • You should always inform the doctor if you are taking any other medicines, herbal preparation and supplements to avoid any interaction.

Interactions with food items

No information is available on interactions of Megaclox 125 mg tablets when taken with food, consult your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

  • Store Megaclox 125 mg tablets at room temperature, protected from sunlight, heat & moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Megaclox 125 Mg Tablet 10

Overdose

  • Symptoms of overdose are nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, stomach pain.
  • If you experience any of the symptoms or think you have taken an excessive dose of Megaclox 125 mg tablets, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of Megaclox 125 mg tablet take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do n...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: For how long do I need to take Megaclox 125 mg tablet?

A: You are supposed to complete the dosage prescribed by your physician. If you skip the dose or do not complete the course, it may cause resistance and decrease the effectiveness of immediate treatment.

Q: What is the use of Megaclox 125 mg tablet?

  • Treatment of respiratory tract infection like asthma, COPD or sinusitis
  • Treatment of inflammation in the middle ear, & skin infections
  • Treatment of urinary tract infection, ENT (ear, nose, throat) infection
  • Treatment of infection in blood and inner lining of heart chambers
  • Treatment of inflammation of membranes covering the brain and spinal cord
  • Treatment of sexually transmitted disease like Gonorrhoea
  • Treatment of typhoid
  • Treatment of bone and joint infection

Q: What is the normal course of Megaclox 125 mg tablet?

A: The tenure for the treatment can last from a few weeks to a few months, depending on the extent of the infection.
Last Updated on: 20 Mar 2021 | 09:46 AM (IST)
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