Can I take Augmentin 375 tablet while breastfeeding?

It is advised not to breastfeed when you are taking this medicine. The components of this medicine pass into breast milk & are known to cause fungal infection of the mouth and diarrhoea in your baby. Augmentin 375 tablet is a combination medicine that contains amoxicillin and clavulanic acid as the active ingredient. It belongs to a class of penicillin antibiotics. Typically it is used to treat in. Commonly reported side effects are nausea, diarrhoea and vomiting.

Can I drive if I have consumed Augmentin 375 tablet?

Can I take Augmentin 375 tablet during pregnancy?

It is advised not to drive or use machines when you have taken this medicine as it may cause dizziness, fits and allergic reactions. It is advised not to take this medicine during pregnancy. However, it can be given to you by your doctor if required. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or you are planning to have a baby.

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Can I consume alcohol with Augmentin 375 tablet?

It is advisable to avoid the consumption of alcohol during the treatment, as it may worsen the side effects like dizziness and fits.

Overdose

Taking Augmentin 375 tablet in high doses may result in serious kidney damage and fits.

Symptoms of overdose include stomach disturbances, vomiting, diarrhoea, drowsiness and fluid retention.

If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

It is advised not to miss any dose of antibiotics as it can fail therapy.

If you missed any dose of medicine take it as soon as you remember.

If it's time for your next dose then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule.

Do not take a double dose of medicine to compensate for the missed one.

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