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CLAVAM 375MG TAB

Clavam Tablet 375mg
Uses and Benefits

Uses and Benefits

Clavam Tablet 375mg is a combination of two drugs used to treat infections of the ear, nose, throat, the genitourinary tract, and skin. This tablet is also used for the treatment of acute uncomplicated gonorrhea caused by the bacteria neisseria gonorrhea. Clavam Tablet 375mg can also be used to treat sinusitis, acute bacterial infection, urinary tract infection, otitis media acute. However, the uses mentioned here are not exhaustive. There may be other conditions for which this medication may be used upon a doctor’s discretion.

Composition

Composition

The active ingredients of Clavam Tablet 375mg are Amoxicillin 250mg and Clavulanic Acid 125mg.

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

Mechanism of Action of Drugs

With its bactericidal property, Amoxicillin inhibits the cell wall synthesis in bacteria thus resulting in bacterial death.

Beta-lactamases are enzymes produced in bacteria which protect themselves from the action of antibiotics. Here, Clavulanic Acid acts by destroying or inhibiting this beta-lactamase, therefore, reducing the antibiotic activity of the bacteria and allows any external antibiotic sources to work.

Contraindications and Conditions

Contraindications and Cautions

Patients with the following conditions are suggested to seek advice from their healthcare professionals before taking the medicine:

  • Hypersensitivity to any of the drugs used in the Clavam Tablet 375mg such as Amoxycillin and Clavulanic acid
  • Anaphylactic reaction to beta-lactams
  • Hemodialysis
  • Hepatic impairment associated with Amoxicillin and Clavulanic acid therapy
  • Cholestatic jaundice associated with Amoxicillin and Clavulanic acid therapy
Side Effects

Side and Adverse Effects

The following side effects may or may not occur during the usage of this tablet. It is generally well tolerated when taken in prescribed dosage guidelines. Common ones are generally mild and may include:

  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Rash
  • Glossitis
  • Stomatitis
  • Black hairy tongue

Rare but more serious adverse effects may include:

  • Anaphylaxis
  • Serum sickness
  • Exfoliative dermatitis
  • Stevens-johnson syndrome
  • Toxic epidermal necrolysis
  • Candidiasis
How to Use

How to Use

Do not exceed the dose prescribed by your doctor. Swallow the tablet whole, immediately after opening the tablet from the strip. Do not break or chew the tablet.
Avoid missing/forgetting a dose. If you do, take it as soon as you remember; but if it is time for your next dose, skip it and take it according to your normal schedule. Don’t swallow two doses at the same time which is dangerous to your health.
Take the tablet with food or after food.
For adults, the usual dosage is 1 tablet 2-3 times a day or as suggested by your physician or health care professional.
For children talk to your doctor before giving the tablet.

Overdosage

Avoid taking more than the prescribed dosage. In case of an accidental over dose, promptly seek medical advice. Depending on the dosage, symptoms may vary but you may experience one or more of the following signs or symptoms:

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Stomach pain
  • Diarrhea
  • Skin ras
  • Drowsiness
Warnings and Precautions

Warnings and Precautions

Take the tablet only on the advice of a medical practitioner. Dosage adjustment or complete avoidance of the medication may be required in the following conditions:

Pregnancy: Clavam Tablet 375mg may use during pregnancy; no known risk of fetal harm based on animal data. However, talk to your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

Lactation: This medication can pass through breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Therefore, do not use with out being suggested by your doctor or a pharmacist.

Alcohol: Interaction of alcohol with this medicine is unknown; please consult your doctor before consumption.

Driving: Do not operate or drive after consuming this medicine as it may cause severe allergic conditions and convulsions.

Drug Interactions: Avoid taking warfarin along with Clavam Tablet 375mg as this may increase the risk of bleeding when both drugs combined together. The therapeutic efficacy of anthrax vaccine will get reduced when used along with Clavam Tablet 375mg.

Precautions
  • Keep the tablet out of sight and reach of children.
  • Keep it in a cool and dry place, away from sunlight and moisture.
  • Do not use the medicine beyond its expiry date.
FDA Pregnancy Category

FDA Pregnancy Category

Category B: Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.


Drug Composition information
What is Amoxicillin for:

Amoxicillin is used to stop or treat certain bacterial infections, such as infections of the ears, nose, throat, urinary tract and skin.

How does Amoxicillin work:

It is a penicillin like antibiotic and works by stopping the growth of bacteria.

How should Amoxicillin be used:

To gain the most benefit, do not miss doses. Use as you have been told, even if you are feeling better. Take with or without food. Take with food if it causes an upset stomach. Chewable tablet: Chew or crush well. Mix crushed tablet with food. Do not swallow it whole. Extended release tablet: Take with food. Swallow tablet whole. Do not chew, crush, or break. Tablet for suspension: Mix the tablet in 2 teaspoons (10 mL) of water. Do not chew or swallow the tablet whole. There is a liquid (suspension) if you cannot swallow pills. Shake well before use. Those who have feeding tubes may also use the liquid. Flush the feeding tube before and after this drug is given. You may crush the tablet, melt it in water, and mix it with chocolate milk, milk, or pudding.

Common side effects of Amoxicillin :

Upset stomach or throwing up. Many small meals, good mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing sugar-free gum may help. Loose stools (diarrhea). Yogurt or probiotics may help. You may get these products at health food stores or in some pharmacies. For women, vaginal yeast infection. Report itching or discharge.

What do I do if I miss a dose

Take a missed dose as soon as you think about it. - If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. - Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses. - Do not change the dose or stop this drug. - Talk with the doctor.

What precautions should I take when taking Amoxicillin :

If you have an allergy to amoxicillin, any penicillin, or any other part of this drug. Tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs. Make sure to tell about the allergy and what signs you had. This includes telling about rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.

When do I need to seek medical help

If you think there was an overdose, call your local poison control center or ER right away. Signs of a very bad reaction to the drug. These include wheezing; chest tightness; fever; itching; bad cough; blue or gray skin color; seizures; or swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat. Very upset stomach or throwing up. Very loose stools (diarrhea), even after drug is stopped. Any bruising or bleeding. Any rash. Side effect or health problem is not better or you are feeling worse.

Can I take Amoxicillin with other medicines:

Sometimes drugs are not safe when you take them with certain other drugs and food. - Taking them together can cause bad side effects. - Be sure to talk to your doctor about all the drugs you take.

Are there any food restrictions

Avoid Alcohol

How do I store Amoxicillin :

Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children. - Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.

Pregnancy Category

Category B : Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Therapeutic Classification

Penicillins

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ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD

alkem house,senapati bapat marg,lower parel,mumbai - 400013

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ALKEM LABORATORIES LTD

alkem house,senapati bapat marg,lower parel,mumbai - 400013

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