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Amoxicillin / Potassium Clavulanate

Amoxicillin/potassium clavulanate (Augmentin) is a moderately priced drug used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. This drug is more popular than comparable drugs. It is available in generic and brand versions. Generic amoxicillin/potassium clavulanate is covered by most Medicare and insurance plans, but some pharmacy coupons or cash prices may be lower. Compare penicillin antibiotic / beta lactamase inhibitor combinations.
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Do I Need Antibiotics for My Cough?

Dr. Sharon Orrange - December 10, 2014

Coughing brings many of you to the doctor. Most of this is acute bronchitis, an inflammation of the bronchi (airways) due to upper airway infection. For almost all of you, it is self-limited and will go away on its own. It may surprise you to know this respiratory condition is generally caused by a virus, but reports indicate that more than 60 to 90 percent of patients with acute bronchitis who come to the doctor are given antibiotics. See More

What’s the Best Treatment for an Ear Infection?

The GoodRx Pharmacist - June 16, 2014

Ear infections are caused by either a bacteria or a virus. The infection leads to inflammation, usually in the middle part of the ear. Young children are often more prone to ear infections because their ears aren’t yet fully developed, though adults may also get ear infections.

Where do most ear infections occur?

Ear infections most often occur in the middle part of the ear.

What are signs and symptoms of an ear infection?

Ear infections in children as well as adults sometimes include symptoms such as:

  • Pulling at one or both ears (due to ear pain)
  • Crying
  • Fever
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Drainage from the ear
  • Reduced/fuzzy hearing

How are ear infections treated?

Treatment with an oral pain reliever like Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin (ibuprofen) usually helps alleviate fever and pain within a few hours. See More

Ten Things You Can Do to Prevent Illness from an Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

Dr. Sharon Orrange - November 20, 2013

Antibiotic resistance is a big problem. You’ve all heard about Methicillin-Resistant Staph Aureus (MRSA) causing skin and soft tissue infections but now there is a growing group of resistant bacteria. What this means is many folks may face treatment with an intravenous antibiotic or older more toxic antibiotic to treat common infections like E. Coli urinary tract infections. This is because the bacteria have gotten smart and know how to resist penicillins, ciprofloxacin and Bactrim among others. See More

Penicillin Allergies

Dr. Sharon Orrange - December 14, 2012

Many patients report a penicillin allergy based on family history or stories from their parents to stay away from penicillin without a true history of allergic reaction. Penicillin and its close relatives are amazing, cheap, and effective antibiotics so here are 10 things you need to know:

1. Serious allergies to penicillin are common, with about 10 percent of people reporting an allergy.

2. Most people who believe they are allergic, however, can take penicillin without a problem. See More

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