Amotin 1000

Amotin 1000

amoxicillin + clavulanic acid

Manufacturer:

T. O. Chemicals

Distributor:

T. O. Chemicals
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Amoxicillin 875 mg, clavulanic acid 125 mg
Indications/Uses
Bacterial infections including upper & lower resp tract, GUT, abdominal, dental, skin & soft tissue, bone & joint infections, septic abortion, puerperal sepsis, intra-abdominal sepsis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & childn >12 yr 1 tab 12 hrly or bid.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Take at the start of meals for better absorption & to reduce GI discomfort. 1-g tab: May be divided into halves. Do not chew/crush.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to penicillins & cephalosporins. History of amoxycillin-clavulanate-associated cholestatic jaundice/hepatic dysfunction.
Special Precautions
Regularly monitor hepatic function. Maintain adequate fluid intake & urinary output. Prolonged use may result to overgrowth of nonsusceptible organism. Patients on anticoagulants. Patients w/ phenylketonuria. CrCl <30 mL/min. Renal & hepatic impairment; infectious mononucleosis. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Fine tremor of skeletal muscle, feelings of tension, peripheral vasodilation, increase in heart rate, headaches, muscle cramps, hypokalemia, hyperactivity in childn. Paradoxical bronchospasm (inhalers), cardiac arrhythmia.
Drug Interactions
Aminoglycosides, anticoagulants, OC, probenecid, allopurinol.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01CR02 - amoxicillin and beta-lactamase inhibitor ; Belongs to the class of penicillin combinations, including beta-lactamase inhibitors. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Amotin 1000 tab 1,000 mg
Packing/Price
1 × 10's;5 × 10's
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