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Stimox 500mg Cap

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By STALLION LABORATORIES (P) LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip

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Amoxicillin
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Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Stimox 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 a...
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    Uses
    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
    Interactions
    Storage and disposal
    Dosage
    FAQs
    References
    Quick Summary
uses

Uses of Stimox 500mg Cap

  • Stimox 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 Stimox 500mg Cap

  • If you are allergic to amoxicillin or other components of this Stimox 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 Stimox 500mg Cap

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

Precautions and Warnings of Stimox 500mg Cap

pregnancy

Pregnancy

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

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Stimox Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Stimox 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 Stimox 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 Stimox Capsule.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Stimox 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 Stimox 500mg Cap

How Does It Work?

Stimox 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 Stimox 500mg Cap

  • Stimox 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 Stimox 500mg Cap

Interactions with other medicines

  • Some medicines can affect the way Stimox 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 Stimox 500mg Cap

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

Dosage of Stimox 500mg Cap

Overdose

The symptoms of an overdose of Stimox 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 Stimox Capsule, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it's...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is Stimox Capsule safe to use in pregnancy?

A: Stimox 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 Stimox Capsule prescribed for?

A: Stimox 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.

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ContainsAmoxicillin
UsesBacterial infections
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, rashes
Last Updated on: 25 Aug 2021 | 08:00 PM (IST)
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The information provided herein is accurate, updated and complete as per the best practices of the Company. Please note that this information should not be treated as a replacement for physical medical consultation or advice. We do not guarantee the accuracy the completeness of the information so provided. The absence of any information and/or warning to any drug shall not be considered and assumed as an implied assurance of the Company. We do not take any responsibility for the consequences arising out of the aforementioned information and strongly recommend you for a physical consultation in case case of any queries or doubts. Please click here for detailed T&C.