Augmentin® suspension Patient Information
Drug information No.4
  • English product name: Augmentin ®
  • Dosage form and strengths:
    Amoxicillin 400 mg/Clavulanate
    57mg/5ml; 35ml/bottle
  • Appearance:
  This product is an antibiotic, which is used to treat infections of Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Pneumococcus, Meningococcus, and other susceptible bacteria.
  Children: The usual recommended daily dose is 25mg/kg in divided doses every eight hours. Take the medication as prescribed.
Instructions for use
  1. Prepare the suspension first by shaking the powder in the bottle loose.
  2. Add water to half of the fill-line on the label (shown by an arrow). Replace the cap, and shake the bottle. Then add more water until the level of the fill-line is attained, and shake again.
  3. Or add 32mL water directly into the bottle, and shake it thoroughly.
  4. Once reconstituted, AUGMENTIN® suspension must be stored in a refrigerator (but not frozen).
  5. Shake each time before taking AUGMENTIN® suspension.
  1. Reconstituted suspensions should be stored in a refrigerator (2-8°C) and used within seven days.
  2. Store the medication out of reach of children.
  3. DO NOT share the medication with others.
※ Please consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions.
Contact information
  1. Chi Mei Medical
  2. Chi Mei Hospital,
  3. Chi Mei Hospital,
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