Active Ingredients: Amoxicillin
Dosage for skin infections Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage is 500 mg every 12 hours, or 250 mg every 8 hours. The dosage listed here is meant for children who weigh less than 88 pounds 40 kg.
Dosage for lower respiratory tract infections Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage is 875 mg every 12 hours, or 500 mg every 8 hours.
This is meant for children who weigh less than 88 pounds 40 kg.
Dosage for gonorrhea Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage is 3 g as a single dose.
Child dosage ages 0—23 months This medication should not be used in children younger than 2 years of age for treatment of gonorrhea. Dosage for stomach and intestinal ulcers Adult dosage ages 18—64 years Typical dosage for triple therapy: 1 g amoxicillin with 500 mg clarithromycin and 30 mg of lansoprazole, all given twice per day for 14 days.
Typical dosage for dual therapy: 1 g amoxicillin and 30 mg of lansoprazole, given three times per day for 14 days. Child dosage ages 0—17 years This drug has not been studied in children to treat stomach and intestinal ulcers.
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Take as directed Amoxicillin oral tablet is used for short-term treatment. For this drug to work well, a certain amount needs to be in your body at all times. Do not stop taking the drug or skip doses if you start to feel better.