Amoxycillin (500 mg) (LOCOST) Capsule Side Effects and usage

Amoxycillin (500 mg) (LOCOST) - Amoxycillin- Capsule is manufactured by Low Cost Standard Therapeutics (LOCOST) and the main constituent generic drug is Amoxycillin- 500 mg.

Amoxycillin (500 mg) (LOCOST) Capsule Medicine Details

Side Effects

Nausea, vomiting and diarrhoea.
Urticaria, skin rashes and serum sickness.
Rise in SGOT.
Anemia, thrombocytopenic purpura, eosinophilia, leukopenia and agranulocytosis.

Indications

Respiratory, genito-urinary, skin and soft tissue, ENT infections due to susceptible strains of Gram negative organisms like H.
influenzae, E-coli, P.
mirabilis and N.
gonorrhoea.
Gram positive organisms like streptococci (including streptococcus faecalis) D.
pneumoniae and non-penicillase producing staphylococci.

Contra Indications

Individuals with a history of an allergic reactions to the penicillins.
Contraindicated during pregnancy.

Caution

Periodic assessment of renal, hepatic and haematopoietic functions should be made during prolonged therapy.
In case of super added infections with mycotic or bacterial pathogens (usually Enteobacter, Pseudomonas or Candida) the drug should be discontinued.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Capsule is Rs.8.2 in India as of date.

Formulation

Amoxycillin (500 mg) (LOCOST) Capsule mainly contains the generic formulation called as Amoxycillin- 500 mg.

Medicine Name: Amoxycillin (500 mg) (LOCOST) Capsule
Manufacturer: Low Cost Standard Therapeutics (LOCOST)
Generic Molecule: Amoxycillin

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