AUGMENTIN 400-MG CHEWABLE (Oral-pill)

Amoxicillin 400 MG / clavulanate potassium 57 MG Chewable Tablet

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Brand name Or ID AUGMENTIN 400-MG CHEWABLE 847604
 Full generic name Amoxicillin 400 MG / clavulanate potassium 57 MG Chewable Tablet
Drug display name AUGMENTIN 400-MG CHEWABLE (Oral-pill)
 Dose form Chewable Tablet
Drug concentration 400-57 mg
Route of administration Oral-pill
Pregnancy category  Group B
Alternatives  Augmentin syrup

Drug indication:

The drug is usually used for the treatment of distinct or separate infections caused by different or several types of organism listed below
upper-respiratory-tract infections Otitis Media –acute or chronic otitis media caused by H. influenzae or M. catarrhalis.
tonsillitis and pharyngeal suppuration
Sinusitis – acute or chronic sinusitis caused by H. influenzae and M. catarrhalis.
Skin and Skin Structure Infections.
Lower Respiratory Tract Infections of H. influenzae and M. catarrhalis.
UTI (Urinary Tract Infections) – caused by β-lactamase–producing strains of E. coli, Klebsiella spp. and Enterobacter spp.


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The drug is usually used for the treatment of distinct or separate infections caused by different or several type of organism listed below
upper-respiratory-tract infections Otitis Media –acute or chronic otitis media caused by H. influenzae or M. catarrhalis.
tonsillitis and pharyngeal suppuration
Sinusitis – acute or chronic sinusitis caused by H. influenzae and M. catarrhalis.
Skin and Skin Structure Infections.
Lower Respiratory Tract Infections of H. influenzae and M. catarrhalis.
UTI (Urinary Tract Infections) – caused by β-lactamase–producing strains of E. coli, Klebsiella spp. and Enterobacter spp.


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Augmentin Leaflet

SERIOUS AND OCCASIONALLY FATAL ALLERGIC REACTION (ANAPHYLACTIC) Allergic
reaction HAVE BEEN REPORTED IN PATIENTS ON PENICILLIN-ANTIBIOTICS THERAPY.
THESE Allergic reactions ARE MORE LIKELY TO OCCUR IN INDIVIDUALS WITH A HISTORY
OF
PENICILLIN-ANTIBIOTICS ALLERGIC REACTION AND/OR A HISTORY OF SENSITIVITY TO
MULTIPLE
ALLERGENS. THERE HAVE BEEN REPORTS OF INDIVIDUALS WITH A HISTORY OF
PENICILLIN-ANTIBIOTICS ALLERGIC REACTION WHO HAVE EXPERIENCED SEVERE
REACTIONS WHEN
TREATED WITH CEPHALOSPORINS. BEFORE INITIATING THERAPY WITH AUGMENTIN,
CAREFUL INQUIRY SHOULD BE MADE CONCERNING PREVIOUS ALLERGIC
REACTIONAllergic reaction TO PENICILLIN-ANTIBIOTICS, CEPHALOSPORINS, OR OTHER
ALLERGENS. IF AN
ALLERGIC REACTION OCCURS, the drug must be DISCONTINUED AND THE
APPROPRIATE THERAPY INSTITUTED. SERIOUS ANAPHYLACTIC REACTIONS
REQUIRE EMERGENCY TREATMENT WITH EPINEPHRINE. OXYGEN,
IV STEROIDS, AND AIRWAY MANAGEMENT, INCLUDING INTUBATION,
SHOULD ALSO BE ADMINISTERED AS INDICATED.