Augclav

Augclav

amoxicillin + clavulanic acid

Manufacturer:

Pharmahof

Distributor:

Pharmahof
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Co-amoxiclav (Amoxicillin & clavulanic acid). Per 375 mg tab Amoxicillin trihydrate 250 mg, clavulanate K 125 mg. Per 625 mg tab Amoxicillin trihydrate 500 mg, clavulanate K 125 mg. Per 1 g tab Amoxicillin trihydrate 875 mg, clavulanate K 125 mg. Per 156 mg/5 mL syr Amoxicillin trihydrate 125 mg, clavulanate K 31.25 mg. Per 228 mg/5 mL syr Amoxicillin trihydrate 200 mg, clavulanate K 28 mg. Per 457 mg/5 mL syr Amoxicillin trihydrate 400 mg, clavulanate K 57 mg
Indications/Uses
Infections of resp tract, gynecological, GIT, skin & soft tissue, GUT, bone & joint, gonococcal.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Tab Adult & childn >12 yr Mild to moderate infections 375 mg tid or 625 mg bid. Severe infections 625 mg tid or 1 g bid. Syr Childn >6 yr 1 tsp (457 mg/5 mL) bid; 1-6 yr 1 tsp (156 mg/5 mL) tid or 1 tsp (228 mg/5 mL) bid; <1 yr 25 mg/kg/day. Severe infections May be increased up to 50 mg/kg/day in divided doses.
Administration
May be taken with or without food: Best taken at the start of meals for better absorption & to reduce GI discomfort.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to penicillins, infectious mononucleosis, lymphatic leukemia.
Special Precautions
Renal or hepatic impairment.
Adverse Reactions
GI disturbances, skin rash, hepatitis, cholestatic jaundice, intestinal nephritis, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, eosinophilia.
Drug Interactions
Methotrexate, allopurinol, aminoglycosides, anticoagulants, disulfiram.
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
Augclav 457 mg/5 mL syr
Packing/Price
70 mL x 1's
Form
Augclav 375 mg tab
Packing/Price
5 × 10's
Form
Augclav 625 mg tab
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Augclav 156 mg/5 mL syr
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
Form
Augclav 1 g tab
Packing/Price
10 × 10's;2 × 7's
Form
Augclav 228 mg/5 mL syr
Packing/Price
70 mL x 1's
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