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Amoxicillin: Chewable tablet

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Amoxicillin 400mg Chw Tab
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: RX 761 
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Amoxicillin 250mg Chw Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: RX 515 
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Amoxicillin 200mg Chw Tab
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: RX 760 
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Amoxicillin 250mg Chw Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: RX 515 
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Amoxicillin 250mg Chw Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 2268  |  9 3
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Amoxicillin 125mg Chw Tab
Teva Pharmaceuticals USA Inc
Pill Identification: 93  |  2267
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Amoxicillin 250mg Chw Tab
Ranbaxy Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: RX 515 
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Amoxicillin 400mg Chw Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals
Pill Identification: RX 761 
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Amoxicillin 250mg Chw Tab
PD-RX Pharmaceuticals Incorporated
Pill Identification: 2268  |  9 3
How This Drug Works
Beta Lactam Antibiotics
Beta-lactam antibiotics include Penicillins, Cephalosporins, and Carbapenams and treat a variety of bacterial infections. They prevent the growth of bacteria by damaging the cell wall, bacteria's strongest protection from the environment.
"Beta&#45;lactam antibiotics treat a variety of bacterial infections. They prevent the growth of bacteria by damaging the cell wall, bacteria&#39;s strongest protection from the environment.<br><br> Bacteria are everywhere. Some can be &#34;good&#34; bacteria but infections can occur when large amounts of any type of bacteria sneak past the body&#39;s natural defenses and multiply. Bacteria multiply by growing and splitting in half. One of the last steps in this process is sealing off the opening in the cell wall.<br><br> Beta&#45Lactam antibiotics have a commonly shaped structural piece, called the &#34;Beta&#45;Lactam ring,&#34; which allows these drugs to bind proteins and, in turn, prevent the formation of a cell wall. Beta&#45;lactam antibiotics attach to and inactivate enzymes in the bacterial cell membrane. This interferes with how bacteria form their cell wall, which stops bacteria from growing and multiplying. "
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Amoxicillin: Chewable tablet

What is this medicine?

AMOXICILLIN (a mox i SIL in) is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Amoxil: Chewable tablet

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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Amoxicillin: Chewable tablet
Usage by Gender
54.08%
45.92%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
83.49%
4.46%
4.76%
7.28%
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