Vemox Capsule is an antibiotic medicine. It contains Amoxicillin as its active ingredient. It is used to treat various bacterial infections such as infection of the lungs, airways, tonsils and throat, skin infections and urinary tract infections. It is not effective against viral infections such as flu and the cold. Antibiotics should not be used when not required or when you are not sure if the infection is due to bacteria because this can make it ineffective for future treatment. Complete the course of antibiotics as prescribed by the doctor or it may lead to relapse or return of the infection....
Q: I am allergic to penicillin. Can I take the Vemox Capsule?
A: No, if you have a penicillin allergy, then you should not take Vemox Capsule.
Q: Is there any chance that I can develop an allergic reaction later?
A: A delayed allergic reaction is characterised by rashes, fever, joint pains and the enlargement of the lymph nodes, especially under the arms and may usually occur after 7-12 days.
Q: Can I take the Vemox Capsule if I have a sore throat?
A: Vemox Capsule is an antibiotic to be taken for throat infections if it is prescribed by your doctor. Do not self-medicate. Sore throat, in most cases, is a viral infection in which antibiotics are not effective. Hence, it is important to consult your doctor, let the doctor decide if it is a viral or bacterial infection and treat you accordingly.
Q: Can I take the Vemox Capsule if I have loose motions?
A: No, you should not take Vemox Capsule for treating loose motions.
Q: Can Vemox Capsule be taken for a toothache?
A: No, it not a painkiller medicine. It does not have any action in relieving toothache.
Q: Is Vemox Capsule safe to be used during pregnancy?
A: Vemox Capsule can be taken by a pregnant woman if it is prescribed by a doctor. Do not self-medicate any antibiotic medicines on your own, especially during pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine.
Q: What is Vemox Capsule prescribed for?
A: Vemox Capsule is an antibiotic used for treating infections of the lungs, throat, airways, ears, tonsils, urinary tract and for a few stomach infections.