Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets
Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

By MACLEODS PHARMACEUTICALS
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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MRP 152.29
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Amoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg) + Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Sensiclav 625 mg tablet is a combination medicine containing amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. It belongs to a class of penicillin antibiotics. It successfully treats infections typically of the respir...
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uses

Uses of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Treatment of infections caused by bacteria, like a sinus infection, respiratory tract infections, urinary tract infection, bone and joint infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin, clavulanic acid or any of the ingredients of Sensiclav 625 mg tablet.
  • 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.
sideEffects

Side effects of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Infection of skin and nails (mucocutaneous candidiasis)
  • The difficulty of indigestion
  • Skin rashes and irritation (pruritis, urticaria)
  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Elevated levels of liver enzymes
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Sensiclav 625 mg tablet during pregnancy?
A:
It is advised not to take Sensiclav 625 mg tablet during pregnancy. However, it can be given to you by your doctor if required. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or you are planning to have a baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

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

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Sensiclav 625 mg tablet?
A:
It is advised not to drive or use machines when you have taken Sensiclav 625 mg tablet as it may cause dizziness, fits and allergic reactions.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Sensiclav 625 mg tablet?
A:
It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment with Sensiclav 625 mg tablet, as it may worsen the side effects like dizziness and fits.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You ever had allergic reactions to penicillin, cephalosporins.
  • You are an elderly patient.
  • You have liver problems.
  • You have a kidney problem as you may experience fits.
  • You experience redness of the skin followed by eruptions.
  • You experience fatigue, fever, rash and swollen glands.
  • You have diarrhoea and abdominal pain even after stopping treatment with this medicine.
  • You have difficulty passing urine.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

How Does It Work?

  • Sensiclav 625 mg tablet acts by killing the bacteria responsible for infections.
  • However, the bacteria make an enzyme (beta-lactamases) that can destroy Amoxicillin.
  • Clavulanic acid inactivates this enzyme and hence helps Amoxicillin to function optimally.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Sensiclav 625 mg tablet should be taken as directed by your doctor.
  • It should be consumed as a whole with a sufficient amount of water and should be taken after meals to avoid stomach problems.
  • Do not crush or break the tablet.
  • Check the expiry date before consuming.
interactions

Interactions of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • No drug interaction reports are available for this combination. However, as this medicine contains amoxicillin & clavulanic acid, any interactions seen with these two components when taken alone may o...
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  • Increased risk of bleeding when taken with medicines used to thin the blood like warfarin, acenocoumarol There is a need to check blood tests like PT-INR.
  • Increased side effects when taken with methotrexate (used in the treatment of cancer).
  • Medicines used to treat gout like allopurinol or probenecid.
  • Medicines used to modify immune response during organ transplant like mycophenolate mofetil.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

  • Store the medicine at or below 25° in the original package to protect it from catching moisture.
  • Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
  • Dispose of if the tablet has expired.
dosage

Dosage of Sensiclav 625mg Strip Of 10 Tablets

Overdose

  • Taking Sensiclav 625 mg tablet in high doses may result in serious kidney damage and fits.
  • Symptoms of overdose include stomach disturbances, vomiting, diarrhoea, drowsiness and fluid retention.
  • If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

  • It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can fail 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 the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.
  • Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is diarrhoea a common side effect during the treatment?

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 an allergy to penicillin, can I take Sensiclav 625 mg 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: Should I take this tablet empty stomach?

A: This tablet can be taken with meals, as taking it empty stomach can lead to stomach upset. Please take the medicine as directed by your doctor.

Q: Who should not take Sensiclav 625mg tablet?

A: Do not take Sensiclav 625 mg tablet if you are allergic to amoxicillin, clavulanic acid, you have a history of severe allergic reactions to any other antibiotics like cephalosporins, monobactam, carbapenem, you have experienced liver problems & jaundice with this medicine previously.

Q: When should I take Sensiclav 625?

A: Sensiclav 625 can be taken with or without food. Take it regularly and do not miss any dose of this medicine. If you have a sensitive stomach take it preferably with a meal to avoid stomach discomfort.

Q: How often should I take Sensiclav 625?

A: The exact frequency of consumption of Sensiclav 625 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.

modeOfAction

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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(500.0 Mg),Clavulanic Acid(125.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsNausea, diarrhoea and vomiting
Last Updated on: 13 Dec 2021 | 05:53 PM (IST)
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