Contract Manufacturer of AMOXICILLIN & POTASSIUM CLAVULANATE Introduction Amoxicillin belongs to the group of Beta-lactam antibiotic derived from the Penicillin & potassium clavulanate may also be termed as Clavulanic acid is a Beta-lactamase inhibitor antibiotic. Their combination therapy proves much better than monotherapy & is highly effective against bacterial infection. Class Beta-lactam Penicillin & Beta-lactamase inhibitor antibiotic Mechanism of action Amoxicillin works to stop the bacteria from multiplying by inhibiting their cell wall production which is an essential thing for the protection & covering of bacteria & thereby prevent infection. Clavulanic acid is used to increase the potency of penicillin products & is active in front of Beta-lactamase resulting in restoration of antimicrobial activity of Amoxicillin (Beta-lactam). Pharmacokinetics Absorption-well absorbed (orally) Protein binding of Amoxicillin-20% Clavulanic acid-22-30% Metabolism of combination-Hepatic metabolism Half-life of Amoxicillin-61.3 hours Clavulanic acid-1.0 hours Pharmacological Uses The combination of Amoxicillin & potassium clavulanate is effectively used against bacterial infection Otitis media, Pneumonia, Tuberculosis, Respiratory tract infection, ENT infection, Bones & Joints infection, Skin & soft tissue infection, Genitourinary tract infections, Surgical prophylaxis Side Effects ? Nausea, vomiting & Diarrhea ? Stomach upset ? Yellowing eyes & skin ? Yeast infection ? Allergic reactions ? Blood clotting ? Loss of appetite ? Less urination product Interactions ? Methotrexate & laboratory tests ? Cimetidine & Fluconazole (metabolism decreases) ? Gentamicin & Amikacin (its serum concentration decreases) ? BCG vaccine (its therapeutic efficacy decreases) Dosage As per recommended by the Doctor & Pharmacist. We are the supplier of Amoxycillin & Clavulanic acid & also a trader of Amoxycillin & Clavulanic acid. * The following symptoms are suggestive & needs to be confirmed before promoting or coating anywhere & anybody whom so ever. Power2pharma.com & its parent company NEWS pharma Pvt. Ltd. is not responsible for its authenticity.