Vemox 500, produced by the company Zee Drugs, is an oral antibiotic that fights bacteria and the active ingredient of the drug is Amoxicillin.
This penicillin antibiotic is taken to treat various kinds of bacterial infections, which include pneumonia, bronchitis (infection of the airway tubes leading to the lungs) and infections of the ears, nose, throat, urinary tract and skin (including acne).
Effects of Amoxicillin
Amoxicillin is one of the most frequently recommended antibiotics because of its capacity to eradicate such a wide variety of bacteria. It is a member of the beta-lactam family of antibiotics, which stop bacterial cell activities by attaching to proteins. After that, the bacteria’s cell wall is destroyed along with it. This is known as bactericidal killing.
Amoxicillin 500mg use
Amoxicillin comes in 500 mg tablets that should be swallowed whole with lots of water. The recommended dose of the drug is 1 tablet (500 mg) per 8 hours. Even if your symptoms go away sooner, you should continue taking Amoxicillin for the entire time period recommended by a doctor for your condition.
Side effects of Amoxicillin
You can prevent the negative side effect of an upset stomach by taking the drug with food. Other potential adverse effects include headaches, taste changes, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea. Once you stop taking the drug, these side effects should go away.