What is Ospamox (Amoxycillin) used for?
Ospamox (Amoxycillin) is an oral antibiotic prescribed to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. The medication operates by slowing or stopping the reproduction of bacteria cells allowing the immune system to control or destroy the infection. This makes it useful for treating infections of the soft tissues, lungs, respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin, or ear. Your physician may also prescribe it for other unlisted purposes.
How should I use Ospamox (Amoxycillin)?
Always follow the instructions of your physician while using Ospamox (Amoxycillin) to get the most effective results from treatment. The medication comes in the form of an oral powder that should be measured using the included measuring device. The correct dosage and application frequency will be determined by the condition being treated, your current health, and the severity of your symptoms. Always ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about using the medication to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Ospamox (Amoxycillin)?
Side effects that may occur while using Ospamox (Amoxycillin) include:
Serious side effects that may require immediate medical attention are sensitive skin, easier bruising, swollen glands, sores appearing around the mouth, tingling sensations, numbness, severe skin rashes, or jaundice. Contact your physician immediately if you experience worrying or intense side effects to make sure any necessary changes are made to your application frequency or dosage to prevent more health problems from occurring.
Ospamox (Amoxycillin) should not be used to treat patients who are allergic to penicillin or who have had a bad reaction to similar treatments in the past. You are also suggested to inform your physician if you have a history of allergies, suspected glandular fever, or decreased kidney function as these conditions may cause unexpected complications during treatment.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Ospamox (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 an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.