How to Take Amoxicillin and Bromhexine and Dose of Amoxicillin and Bromhexine


Find out how to take Amoxicillin and Bromhexine (drug) and its dose. Describes the best time to take the drug and precautions if any that should be followed.

How to take Amoxicillin and Bromhexine


How it should be taken  

It comes as a tablet, capsule and syrup to take by mouth with or without food.

Dosage & When it is to be taken

Adult: PO- Each capsule contains amoxicillin 250 mg and bromhexine 8 mg: 1-2 capsule 8 hourly, up to 48 hours.
Liquid 5 ml contains amoxicillin 125 mg and bromhexine 4 mg. Over 5 years: 10ml 8 hourly. Under 5 years: 2.5-5ml 8 hourly. Duration as for adults.

When it is not to be taken (Contraindications) 

Contraindicated in patients with history of penicillin allergy and lactation.

Pregnancy Category

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Warnings and Precautions  

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of liver and kidney diseases, peptic ulcer, infectious mononucleosis, during pregnancy and breast feeding.

Storage Conditions  

Store it at room temperature.

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