BIOMOX 250MG SUSP; amoxicillin, antibacterials .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF BIOMOX 250MG SUSP
Each 5 ml of oral reconstituted suspension contains: Amoxicillin 250 mg (Equivalent to Amoxicillin trihydrate 287 mg)
INDICATION OF BIOMOX 250MG SUSP
Biomox is indicated in the treatment of infections due to susceptible (ONLY ß-Lactamse negative) strains of the designated microorganisms in the conditions listed below: – Infections of the ear, nose, and throat due to streptococcus spp. (ɑ-and ß-hemolytic strains only) , S.pneumoniae, Staphylococcus spp., or H. influenzae . – Infections of the genitourinary tract due to E.coli, P.mirabilis, or E.faecalis . – infections of the skin and skin structure due to streptococcus spp.,(ɑ-and ß-hemolytic strains only) , S.pneumoniae, Staphylococcus spp., or H. influenzae . – Gonorrhea, acute uncomplicated (ano-genital and urethral infections due to N.gonorrhoeae ( males and females) .
DOSAGE OF BIOMOX 250MG SUSP
Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
Biomox can be adminstered orally . Biomox may be given without regard to meals (before or after or with food) . – The children’s dosage is intended for individuals whose weight is less than 40 kg . Children weighing 40 kg or more should be dosed according to the adult recommendations .
OVER-DOSAGE OF BIOMOX 250MG SUSP
In case of overdosage, discontinue medication, treat symptomatically, and institute supportive measures as required. If the overdosage is very recent and there is no contraindication, an attempt at emesis or other means of removal of drug from the stomach may be performed. – Crystalluria, in some cases leading to renal failure, has also been reported after amoxicillin overdosage in adult and pediatric patients. In case of overdosage, adequate fluid intake and diuresis should be maintained to reduce the risk of amoxicillin crystalluria. – Renal impairment appears to be reversible with cessation of drug administration. High blood levels may occur more readialy in patients with impaired renal function because of decreased renal clearance of amoxicillin. Amoxicillin may be removed from circulation by hemodialysis.
CONTRA-INDICATION OF BIOMOX 250MG SUSP
A history of allergic reaction to any of the penicillins is a contraindication .
STORAGE OF BIOMOX 250MG SUSP
Keep at temperature not exceeding 30 °C. Keep out of reach of children.
PACK OF BIOMOX 250MG SUSP
Amber glass (Type ǀǀǀ ) bottle contains powder to make 80 ml or 100 ml suspension. Packed with a carton box with a pamphlet.
BIOMOX 250MG SUSP MANUFACTURED BY
South Egypt Drug Industries company ʺSEDICOʺ 6 October City – Egypt