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Vemox 250mg Cap

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By ZEE LABORATORIES LTD
10 Capsule(s) in Strip
13.98*
MRP 21.50
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Amoxycillin / Amoxicillin(250.0 Mg)
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Therapeutic classification
ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

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,...
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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 Vemox 250mg Cap

Vemox Capsule is used to treat bacterial infections of the airways, lungs, skin, tonsils, throat, urinary tract infections.
contraindications

Contraindications of Vemox 250mg Cap

  • If you are allergic to Amoxicillin or any other components of this medicine.
  • If you have a history of any allergic reactions to Penicillins or Cephalosporins.
  • If you have a glandular fever which is caused by the Epstein–Barr virus.
sideEffects

Side effects of Vemox 250mg Cap

  • Diarrhoea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Skin rash
  • Skin itching
  • Swelling
  • Breathing difficulties
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Vemox 250mg Cap

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Vemox Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the use of the Vemox Capsule during pregnancy. Your doctor may prescribe you this medicine only if it is needed after assessing the benefits over the risks.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Vemox Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
Vemox Capsule passes into the breastmilk and may harm your baby. Hence, you should be cautious and breastfeeding should be discontinued if any side effects such as thrush, fungal infections of the mouth are observed in the breastfed infant.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed the Vemox Capsule?
A:
You may experience dizziness that may influence your ability to drive or operate machines. Hence, you should be cautious while driving or operating heavy machines when on treatment with Vemox Capsule.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Vemox Capsule?
A:
You should limit alcohol consumption if you drink alcohol too often.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience allergic symptoms after taking this medicine.
  • You have kidney diseases as dose adjustments are required. Individuals with kidney problems may experience fits or seizures.
  • You are unable to urinate or have difficulty urinating.
  • You have glandular fever, you may experience symptoms like fever, extreme tiredness, sore throat and swollen glands.
  • You experience watery or bloody diarrhoea, fever, even if this occurs days after stopping this medicine, immediately consult a doctor.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Vemox 250mg Cap

How Does It Work?

Vemox Capsule works by blocking the action of an enzyme responsible for cell wall formation in bacteria, thereby kills the bacteria responsible for the infection.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Vemox 250mg Cap

  • Vemox Capsules should be taken as directed by the doctor.
  • Swallow it with a glass of water, do not cut, break or chew it.
  • Do not consume it more than the prescribed quantity.
interactions

Interactions of Vemox 250mg Cap

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medicines like Warfarin and Heparin (blood thinners or anticoagulants) may react with this medicine and it can lead to variation in the actual action of both the medicines. Regular monitoring is requi...
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  • Medicines like Methotrexate (used to treat cancer), Probenecid and Allopurinol (used to treat gout) and Tetracycline (used to treat bacterial infections) should be used with caution.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Vemox 250mg Cap

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

Dosage of Vemox 250mg Cap

Overdose

The symptoms of an overdose of Vemox Capsules are nausea, diarrhoea, vomiting. It can cause the crystal to pass in the urine (urinating problems), which may lead to kidney failure. Fits may be observe...
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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 have missed any dose of the Mox 500 mg capsule, then take it as soon as you reme...
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REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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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.

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ContainsAmoxycillin / Amoxicillin(250.0 Mg)
UsesBacterial infetion
Side effectsDiarrhoea, nausea, vomiting, skin rash, skin itching
Last Updated on: 15 Apr 2021 | 10:31 AM (IST)
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