Antimicrobials
Amoxycillin-Clavulanate (co-amoxyclav)

Amoxycillin-Clavulanate (co-amoxyclav)

Medium
Excellent
See below

Spectrum of Activity

Dosing

General Information

  • N1200/1.2g vial
  • N650/600mg vial
  • N200 - N300/1g tab
  • N115 - N260/625mg tab
  • N70 - N160/375mg tab
  • N900 - N1900/228mg susp
  • N2400/457mg susp
  • N3540/642.9mg susp

Prophylaxis/treatment of bite wounds.

Polymicrobial infections of the respiratory tract or abdomen.

Skin and soft tissue infections.

For prolonged therapy, monitor liver enzymes and function.

  • Rash
  • Diarrhea
  • Abdominal cramps
  • AST elevation
  • ALT elevation

Increased risk of rash with allopurinol

Antimicrobial class: Aminopenicillin + Beta-lactamase inhibitor

Pregnancy category: B

Average serum half life: 1 hour

Urine penetration: Therapeutic

Lung penetration: Therapeutic

Biliary penetration: Therapeutic