Amoxicillin is an antibiotic of the penicillin family used to treat womb Infections, urinary tract Infections, pneumonia and other infections. It is now used instead of ampicillin in many places.
But ampicillin is always a substitute for amoxicillin, so if you don’t find amoxicillin you can always use ampicillin.
In what forms does this medicine comes?
Amoxicillin comes in two forms which are tablets and Liquid.
Tablets: 250mg and 500 mg
Liquid: 125 or 250 mg per 5ml.
Bow much and when to take this medicine:
For chlamydia, PID, or breast infections:
Take 500 mg by mouth three(3) times a day for 10 days.
For kidney infection: Take 500 mg by mouth three(3) times a day for 14 days.
For infection of the womb after childbirth:
Take 1gram three(3) times a day for 10 days.
To prevent Infection after abortion:
Note: No woman should engage in abortion its wrong and might lead to death of the lady in the process.
To prevent infection after abortion take 500 mg by mouth three(3) times a day for five(5) days.
For bladder infection:
Take three(3) grams by mouth one time only.