Generic Augmentin is an oral anti-bacterial medication which contains semisynthetic antibiotic amoxicillin and the ß-lactamase inhibitor, prescribed for lower respiratory infections, otitis media, sinusitis, urinary tract infections, and skin and skin Structure infections.
This medicine is used to treat many different infections caused by bacteria, such as sinusitis, pneumonia, ear infections, bronchitis, urinary tract infections, and infections of the skin.
Take Generic Augmentin for the entire length of time as prescribed by the doctor. The symptoms may get better before the infection is completely treated but still it is strongly recommended to take the medicine for the entire prescribed duration. Amoxicillin and clavulanate (Generic Augmentin) will not treat a viral infection such as the common cold or flu.
This medicine is not recommended for nursing mothers as it can pass into breast milk and may cause a yeast infection, diarrhea, or allergic reaction in a nursing baby.
Generic Augmentin overdose may include nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, skin rash, drowsiness, or hyperactivity