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Amoxicillin Research Paper

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Amoxicillin is a penicillin antibiotic that fights bacterial infections. Infections treated by amoxicillin are tonsillitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, gonorrhea, and ear, nose, throat, skin and urinary tract infections. Amoxicillin is a combination with another antibiotic called clarithromycin also used to treat stomach ulcers. Side effects of amoxicillin are yeast infections and diarrhea. Augmentin was the original name for Amoxicillin given by the inventor who was a British scientist at Beecham Research Laboratories in 1972. Amoxicillin was created to treat a wider range of infections and to also treat them quicker. Advantages for Amoxicillin would be, the safer use during pregnancy, excellent penetration, and safe for children. Disadvantages for amoxicillin would be defects of tooth enamel, and…show more content…
Amoxicillin is available as a liquid, capsule, chewable tablet, powder, and can be injected into the vein. Also, amoxicillin is mostly available by prescription. Amoxicillin has gotten a lot of positive reviews, for an example, Gustavo A. says, “I 've suffered from folliculitis for over 20 years. Pus filled pimples came out on my head and lower neck. The specialist dermatologist here in California prescribed a variety of medications that only would remove them temporarily, and they would return every time with more pus. Amoxicillin 500 mg. Capsule cured me permanently 80-90% of my decease. I 'm currently on my last treatment of 1pill 3 times a day to cure the remaining." Also, an anonymous person says, “I started taking Amoxicillin on Friday evening for bronchitis and saw major improvements by that Sunday. I noticed that following Wednesday I started having some diarrhea, and now today, I am having major diarrhea that caused me to miss work. I am taking the Amoxicillin twice a day for 10 days. I will complete the regimen but hoping the diarrhea goes away
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