Generic Name: AMOXICILLIN/CLAVULANIC ACID SUSPENSION -
ORAL Pronounced: (a-MOX-i-SIL-in/KLAV-ue-LAN-ik AS-id) Amoxicillin-Pot Clavulanate Oral Precautions
Before taking this product, tell your doctor or pharmacist
if you are allergic to amoxicillin or clavulanic acid; or to penicillin or
cephalosporin antibiotics; or if you have any other allergies. This product may
contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other
problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.
Before using this medication, tell the doctor or
pharmacist your medical history, especially of:
liver disease (including liver problems caused by previous
use of amoxicillin/clavulanic acid)
a certain type of viral infection (infectious
This medication may contain aspartame. If you have
phenylketonuria (PKU) or any other condition that requires you to limit/avoid
aspartame (or phenylalanine) in your...
I've been asked a multitude of questions about drug allergies over the past 20 years. Most people do not get through life without having a side effect from a prescription drug or over the counter (OTC) medication. Adverse drug reactions occur when a medication causes a symptom or abnormal body function that is unintentional and potentially harmful. There are many types of adverse drug reactions but they are often classified as either allergic or non-allergic.
Allergic reactions to drugs are the result of the immune system responding to the medication as if it were a foreign invader (or germ). Symptoms and signs of drug allergy include: itching, rash, swelling, hives, wheezing, dizziness, fainting and fever or anaphylaxis (life threatening allergic reaction). But these are not the only possible signs/symptoms of allergic drug reactions. Some people may experience nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and abdominal pain. Unfortunately many of the above signs/symptoms may also occur in...
Seasonal allergic nasal problems have soared this year as a result of high temperatures in late winter and early spring. Tree pollen exploded into the air in February, at a time when most people in the Midwest are concerned about restocking their driveway salt. The warm February transitioned into a hot March and subsequently long and drawn out tree and grass pollen season. Mold spores have had all spring and summer to build up momentum despite the lack of rain in many areas of the country. The damaged crops, fallen trees (from disease, draught and fire) have enhanced the mold generation, primed to peak as fall season rolls in. In my area of the country (Chicago) poor air quality has contributed to the plight of my patients because of the multitude of sunny and hot days combined with fossil fuel emissions and ground level ozone which is typically problematic during summer months.
Ragweed season jumped on the bandwagon two weeks ago and hasn’t let up. As the mold counts exp...
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