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Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

By RANBAXY LABORATORIES (SUN PHARMA)
3 Capsule(s) in Strip
16.28*
MRP 20.35
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5% EXTRA
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Amoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Mox 500mg 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 a...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
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uses

Uses of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

  • Mox 500mg 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

Contraindications of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin or other components of this Mox 500mg capsule.
  • Having a history of allergic reactions to penicillins or cephalosporins. If you are not sure which are the medicines ask the doctor.
sideEffects

Side effects of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

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

Precautions and Warnings of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Mox 500mg capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Mox 500mg 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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Mox 500mg 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 Mox 500mg capsule.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Mox 500mg capsule?
A:
No known interactions with alcohol. Discuss with the doctor if you drink alcohol too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

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.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

How Does It Work?

Mox 500mg 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.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

  • Mox 500mg 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

Interactions of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Mox 500mg 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.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

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

Dosage of Mox 500mg Strip Of 3 Capsules

Overdose

The symptoms of an overdose of Mox 500mg 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 500mg capsule, take it as soon as you remember. However, if i...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Alok Nachane

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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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.

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Quick Summary

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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, rashes
Last Updated on: 26 Oct 2021 | 02:52 PM (IST)
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