General Spectrum of Activity
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 renal function.
Increased risk of rash with allopurinol
For Streptococcus pneumoniae infections use amoxicillin, NOT amoxicillin-clavulanate as the clavulanate does not add anything other than side effects in this setting.
Antimicrobial class: Aminopenicillin + Beta-lactamase inhibitor
Pregnancy category: B
Average serum half life: 1 hour
Biliary penetration: Therapeutic
Lung penetration: Therapeutic
Urine penetration: Therapeutic