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Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

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Mox 500 MG Description

Mox 500 capsule is an antibiotic medicine, used to treat bacterial infections like infections of the lungs, airways, tonsils and throat, skin and urinary tract infections. It contains amoxicillin as

an active ingredient. It stops the growth and multiplication of bacteria. Mox 500 capsule or other antibiotics should not be used when not sure if the infection is due to bacteria, unnecessary use of antibiotics can make it ineffective treatment. Take Mox 500 capsule as advised by your doctor for the prescribed duration. You should take this medicine with food to overcome stomach discomfort. Complete the course as prescribed by the doctor or it may lead to relapse or return of the infection.


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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, rashes
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Uses of Mox 500 MG

  • Mox 500 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 Mox 500 MG

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin or other components of this Mox 500 capsule.
  • If you are 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 Mox 500 MG

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

Precautions and Warnings of Mox 500 MG



Can I take the Mox 500 capsule during pregnancy?
There is limited information about the use of the Mox 500 capsule during pregnancy. You can use the medicine in pregnancy only if prescribed by the doctor.

Breast Feeding

Can I take the Mox 500 capsule while breastfeeding?
Mox 500 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.


Can I drive if I have consumed the Mox 500 capsule?
There is limited information available on the effect of cap Mox 500 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 Mox 500 capsule.


Can I consume alcohol with the Mox 500 capsule?
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.
  • You have kidney disease then dose adjustments are required.
  • You have kidney problems as they 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 Mox 500 MG

How Does It Work?

Mox 500 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 Mox 500 MG

  • Mox 500 capsule should be taken as directed by the doctor.
  • Take with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew it.

Interactions of Mox 500 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Mox 500 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 Mox 500 MG

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

Dosage of Mox 500 MG


The symptoms of an overdose of Mox 500 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 Mox 500 capsule, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it'...
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Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: Is Mox 500mg capsule safe to use in pregnancy?

A: Mox 500mg 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 Mox 500mg capsule prescribed for?

A: Mox 500mg 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.

Q: What is the composition of Mox 500?

A: Mox 500 contains amoxicillin as an active component.

Q: Does Mox 500 cause diarrhoea?

A: Yes, diarrhoea is a common side effect of Mox 500 but contact your doctor immediately if you have diarrhoea with blood and mucous along with stomach pain and fever. It can be a sign of inflammation of the large intestine.

Q: Is Mox 500 an antibiotic?

A: Yes, Mox 500 capsule is an antibiotic medicine useful for treating various bacterial infections.

Q: How long should I take the Mox 500 capsule?

A: The dose and duration of treatment depend upon the cause of infection and response to the treatment. Do not stop taking Mox 500 if you feel better, complete the full course as stopping the treatment in between can result in antibiotic resistance and infection may reoccur.
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Last Updated on: 07 Apr 2022 | 11:25 AM (IST)
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