Active Ingredient: Amoxicillin
This can help keep levels of this drug from building up too much in your body. Dosage for urinary tract infections Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage is 500 mg every 12 hours, or 250 mg every 8 hours.
Dosage for skin infections Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage is 500 mg every 12 hours, or 250 mg every 8 hours. The dosage listed here is meant for children who weigh less than 88 pounds 40 kg.
Dosage for lower respiratory tract infections Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage is 875 mg every 12 hours, or 500 mg every 8 hours.
This is meant for children who weigh less than 88 pounds 40 kg. Dosage for gonorrhea Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage is 3 g as a single dose.
Child dosage ages 0—23 months This medication should not be used in children younger than 2 years of age for treatment of gonorrhea. Dosage for stomach and intestinal ulcers Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage for triple therapy: 1 g amoxicillin with 500 mg clarithromycin and 30 mg of lansoprazole, all given twice per day for 14 days.
Typical dosage for dual therapy: 1 g amoxicillin and 30 mg of lansoprazole, given three times per day for 14 days.
Child dosage ages 0—17 years This drug has not been studied in children to treat stomach and intestinal ulcers. Disclaimer: Our goal is to provide you with the most relevant and current information.
However, because drugs affect each person differently, we cannot guarantee that this list includes all possible dosages. This information is not a substitute for medical advice. Always speak with your doctor or pharmacist about dosages that are right for you.
A: According to Pharmacist's Letter, Amoxicillin suspension can be kept at room temperature for at least 10 days. Although refrigeration improves taste, it is not needed to maintain the potency or safety of the drug.
For more health information, visit everydayhealth. Q: I've been taking amoxicillin for a week for otitis media middle ear inflammation, but only the pain has subsided. I still can't hear out of my affected ear, is ringing and feels plugged up.
Should I ask the doctor to renew this prescription? A: Generally, symptoms of infection improve after a few days of therapy with an antibiotic such as amoxicillin.