Augmentin 875/125mg

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Augmentin 875/125Mg (amoxicillin / clavulanate) is a combination antibiotic medication containing amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium. Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid is a combination penicillin-type antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. Know the Uses, Side Effect, Cost or Price in India, Warnings, Sale in USA, FAQs and Alternatives.

Pack Size Qty Price Unit Price  
90 Tablet/s
$139.50 $1.55
60 Tablet/s
$100.20 $1.67
30 Tablet/s
$54.90 $1.83
  • Generic Name : Amoxicillin+Clavulanic
  • Brand Name : Augmentin
  • Manufacturer Name : Glaxo SmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • Delivery Days : 10 To 15 Working Days
  • Presentation : Tablet/s (Blister Packing)

What is Augmentin 875/125 mg?

Augmentin 875/125mg is a combination of two antibiotics, amoxicillin and clavulanic acid. It is used in treating bacterial infections caused in the lungs, skin, tissue, teeth, ears, urinary tract, pneumonia, and many more.

But it is always advised to use Augmentin tablets only if you aren't allergic to antibiotics. Women who are planning pregnancy or is pregnant, use it only after informing the healthcare provider.

It is considered a safe and reliable treatment for treating certain types of bacterial infections. Don't use it until and unless you are not advised to use it by your doctor. They will find the right dosage for you before advising.

Uses of Augmentin 875/125mg

Doctors prescribe Augmentin 875/125mg for the treatment of certain bacterial infections such as:

  • Respiratory tract infection
  • Sinus infection
  • Tooth infection
  • Joint infection
  • Urinary tract infection.

How does Augmentin work?

Augmentin 875/125mg is a combination of two antibiotics as said above. So, both the components work together giving a combined action. The Amoxicillin present in Augmentin 875/125mg kills the bacteria that cause infection.

But those bacteria produce and enzyme called beta-lactamases that is responsible for destroying the action of Amoxicillin. As a result, Clavulanic acid helps in inactivating this enzyme so that Amoxicillin can function properly to kill bacteria.


  • People allergic to Amoxicillin and Clavulanic acid are advised not to use Augmentin tablets.
  • Patients who experienced jaundice and liver health issues with this medicine before should avoid taking it.

How to use it?

Always remember that you must take Augmentin 875/125mg as advised by your doctor. It comes in the form of tablets. Hence, you must swallow it down with a glass of water without chewing, breaking, or crushing it.

You must ensure to take it after having food. This is to avoid stomach discomfort. Always take it at the same time daily for better results. Do not take more than the recommended dose by your healthcare provider.


The dose will be determined by your doctor. Typically, the dose depends on one's age, the severity of the infection, medical status, and many more. Follow the dose as prescribed by a healthcare provider. Don't increase or decrease it yourself.

Missed dose

Missing a dose of Augmentin 875/125mg can lead to failure of treatment. Take the missed dose immediately you remember it. If you see it's time for the next dose soon, skip the missed dose. Don't take two medicines at a time to adjust the missed one.


Overdosing of Augmentin 875/125mg can cause several worsening symptoms. It can cause drowsiness, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach discomfort, and many more. Visit the nearby doctor immediately if you overdosed.

Side effects

The side effects are mainly because the medicine needs time to adjust to an individual's body. So, after taking the medicine if you experience side effects, wait for some days and check if they disappear. If not, then inform your healthcare provider.

The most experience side effects of Augmentin 875/125mg are:

  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Gas
  • Skin rashes.

Precautions and warnings

Make sure to remember these below precautions when you are taking Augmentin 875/125mg.

  • Pregnant women or those who are planning pregnancy should use it only after discussing it with the doctor.
  • Breastfeeding mothers should avoid taking Augmentin tablets as they can pass into the breast milk and harm babies.
  • It is best to limit the use of alcohol while using Augmentin 875/125mg as it worsens the side effects such as fits and dizziness.
  • Augmentin tablets may cause dizziness. Hence, it is not recommended to drive or operate machines after taking it.

Let your doctor know if

  • You are a person aged above 60 years.
  • You are suffering from liver health problems.
  • You have kidney problems.
  • You are allergic to Amoxicillin and Clavulanic acid.
  • You face difficulty while urinating.
  • You experience huge stomach discomfort even after discontinuing the treatment.
  • You observe skin redness after using it.


Some of the medicines interact with Augmentin 875/125mg. Hence when they are taken with it, the effectiveness of the medicine is reduced. Before taking, let your doctor know about all medicines and diseases you are suffering from.

Augmentin tablets when taken with blood thinner medicines, increase the risk of bleeding. Also, Augmentin 875/125mg interacts with the cancer treatment drugs such as Methotrexate.

If you take medicine for treating gout, use it with Augmentin 875/125mg carefully. Also, remember that medicines that modify the immune system may also interact with this drug.


Always store Augmentin 875/125mg in a cool and dry place. Ensure that no light and moisture reach the place where you store it. Store it in its original packaging at a normal room temperature below 30 degrees.

Do not keep it in reach of pets and children. If the medicine is damaged or expired, do not use it. discard the expired medicine in the dustbin. Don't flush it in bathrooms or throw it in drains and roads.

Where to buy it?

Augmentin 875/125mg is available in all pharmacy stores online or offline. However it is recommended to buy it only with a prescription to avoid having the wrong medication by mistake. If you are availing online, it's a great option as you get additional discounts.

However, it is always recommended to choose a trusted and reliable site for buying Augmentin 875/125mg online. Make sure the store you are choosing sells only genuine and original products.

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