Amoxicillin Prescription Medicine

Amoxil is one of the most widely used prescription drugs in the United States. Its purpose is to stop (or kill) the growth of bacteria which cause infection. Amoxil is the brand name for an antibiotic drug called Amoxicillin, and is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline. It is prescribed every day as treatment for a wide variety of infections including tonsillitis, pneumonia, bronchitis, and strep throat.

Most bacterial infections treated by Amoxil are those of the:

  • sinuses
  • middle ear
  • upper respiratory tract
  • lower respiratory tract
  • skin
  • kidney
  • genital and urinary tract

Although Amoxil is mainly prescribed for eliminating bacteria, it is also used in the treatment of numerous other health problems. Many sexually transmitted diseases (STD's) are treated by this medication (gonorrhea being the most common). Amoxil is usually the first recommended medicine for treating most common infections that affect children.

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