CO-AX

CO-AX Description

amoxicillin + clavulanic acid

Manufacturer:

ADP Pharma

Distributor:

Metro Drug

Marketer:

Seville Pharma
Full Prescribing Info
Description
Each 625 mg film-coated tablet contains amoxicillin trihydrate equivalent to amoxicillin 500 mg and potassium clavulanate equivalent to clavulanic acid 125 mg.
Amoxicillin is an analog of ampicillin, derived from the basic penicillin nucleus, 6-aminopenicillanic acid. It is (2S,5R,6R)-6-[[(2R)-2-amino-2-(4-hydroxyphenyl)acetyl]amino]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylic acid trihydrate, with a molecular formula of C16H19N3O5S·3H2O and molecular weight of 419.4.
Amoxicillin sodium is (2S,5R,6R)-6-[(R)-(-)-2-Amino-2-(p-hydroxyphenyl) acetamido]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylic acid monosodium salt, with a molecular formula of C16H18N3O5S·Na, and molecular weight of 387.4.
Clavulanate potassium is potassium (Z)-(2R,5R)-3-(2-hydroxyethylidene)-7-oxo-4-oxa-1-azabicyclo [3.2.0]heptane-2-carboxylate, with a molecular formula is C8H8KNO5 and molecular weight of 237.25.
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