Patent: Patent expired
Dosage: 625mg, 1000mg
Dosage form: film-coated tablet(s)
Unit of measurement: mg
Active ingredient: amoxicillin, clavulanic acid
Onset of action: 15-30 minutes
Duration of action:
Other names: (2S,5R,6R)-6-[(R)-2-Amino-2-(4-hydroxyphenyl)acetamido]-3,3-dimethyl-7-oxo-4-thia-1-azabicyclo[3.2.0]heptan-2-carbonsäure
ATC-Code: J01CA04, QG51AA03
Protein binding: ≥ 20%
Half-life: 61.3 minutes
CAS number: 26787-78-0
Drug Bank: DB01060
Molar mass: 365,40 g·mol
Augmentin is an antibiotic with a particularly broad spectrum of activity against the bacterial pathogens that are frequently found in general practice and in hospitals. It works by killing the bacteria that cause infections. The β-lactamase inhibitory effect of clavulanic acid extends the spectrum of amoxicillin to a wider range of organisms, including many that are resistant to other β-lactam antibiotics.
Augmentan tablets should always be taken exactly as your doctor has told you. Swallow the tablets whole with a glass of water at the beginning of or just before a meal. The tablet-taking times should be evenly spaced throughout the day and at least 4 hours apart.
The recommended dose for adults and children weighing 40 kg is one Augmentin 1000 mg tablet twice a day . This dose can be taken by mouth three times a day as needed.
Augmentin oral suspension is suitable for children who weigh less than 40 kg and are 6 years of age or younger.
If you suffer from kidney problems , the dose may need to be changed .
Treatment should not last longer than 2 weeks .
Beware of the liver problems
Particular caution in patients with impaired renal function
Pfeiffer's glandular fever
Hypersensitivity to the ingredients
Impaired liver function
History of hypersensitivity reaction to any other antibiotic
Alcohol consumption should be avoided
If you forget a dose, take the dose as soon as you remember.
If you take more than you should, gastrointestinal upset may occur.
There is a risk of serious interactions. Therefore, regular medical monitoring is required.
The effect of the drug is influenced by the food.
Do not store above 25°C.
Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
1. When to take Augmentin tablets?
2. How fast does Augmentin work?
3. In what dosages can you buy Augmentin tablets?
4. How much does Augmentin cost? Augmentin price
Augmentin is an antibiotic used to treat many bacterial infections in adults and children over 16 years of age. It contains two active ingredients namely amoxicillin and clavulanic acid.
Augmentin is available in the form of film-coated tablets, oral suspension and injection . The film-coated tablets are available in 2 strengths: 1000 mg (875 mg amoxicillin and 125 mg clavulanic acid) and 625 mg (500 mg amoxicillin and 125 mg clavulanic acid).
Augmentin tablets are indicated for the short-term treatment of the following bacterial infections:
No, a prescription is always required to take Augmentin film-coated tablets. This can be requested through a consultation via the (online) pharmacy. Or you can visit a doctor who will give you a prescription.
Augmentin is offered in 2 dosages, 1000mg and 625mg. Augmentin price depends on the dosage, package size and pharmacy where you buy Augmentin.
The price for 10 pieces of Augmentin 875/125 mg is between €15.98 and €53.32. You should pay from €27.41 to €165.20 for a package containing 20 tablets of Augmentin 875/125 mg.
If you buy 20 tablets of 625 mg Augmentin, you should pay around €67.90.
Good antibiotic with hardly any side effects!
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