Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin)
What is Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin) used for?
Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin) contain a penicillin known as amoxicillin. This is a type of antibiotic which is effective in treating many different infections which bacteria causes, such as infections of the tonsils, chest, sinuses, inner ear, skin or urinary tract. This drug kills the bacteria responsible for causing these infections, and can also be used to prevent an infection.
How should I use Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin)?
Before taking Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin) you should shake them well to ensure that the medication is properly mixed. A physician will prescribe the correct amount required. Make sure you properly measure the correct dose with a measure. These drops may be directly placed on the child's tongue, or mixed with milk, juice, water or other cold liquids and given to the child straight away. Never give these drops to a child without first consulting a physician, and only administer the amount prescribed.
What are the side effects of Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin)?
Side effects of Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin) may include nausea or vomiting. The following side effects require immediate medical attention:
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Amoxil Paediatric Drops (Amoxycillin). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.