Bacterial infections:

Indications for: AUGMENTIN ES-600 SUSPENSION

Susceptible recurrent or persistent acute otitis media (see full labeling).

Adult Dosage:

Not recommended.

Children Dosage:

Take with food. Base dose on amoxicillin component. Due to clavulanic acid component, ES-600 is not interchangable with other susp formulations. <3months: not recommended. ≥3months (<40kg): 90mg/kg per day in 2 divided doses every 12 hours for 10 days. ≥40kg: not recommended.

AUGMENTIN ES-600 SUSPENSION Contraindications:

History of amoxicillin/clavulanic acid-associated cholestatic jaundice/hepatic dysfunction. Ext-rel: Severe renal impairment (CrCl <30mL/min) or hemodialysis.

AUGMENTIN ES-600 SUSPENSION Warnings/Precautions:

Cephalosporin, imipenem, or other allergy: not recommended. Monitor blood, renal, and hepatic function in long-term use. Hepatic dysfunction. Mononucleosis. Elderly (consider monitoring renal function). Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.B). Nursing mothers.

AUGMENTIN ES-600 SUSPENSION Classification:

Broad-spectrum penicillin + β-lactamase inhibitor.

AUGMENTIN ES-600 SUSPENSION Interactions:

May cause false (+) glucose test with Clinitest, Benedict's or Fehling's soln. Probenecid potentiates amoxicillin. May potentiate oral anticoagulants (monitor). May antagonize oral contraceptives.

Adverse Reactions:

Diarrhea, nausea, abdominal pain, rash, urticaria, vomiting, vaginitis; anaphylaxis.

How Supplied:

Ext-rel tabs—contact supplier; Tabs 875mg—20; Susp 125mg/5mL, 250mg/5mL—75mL, 100mL, 150mL; Chew tabs—contact supplier; Susp ES-600 600mg/5mL—50mL, 75mL, 100mL, 125mL, 150mL, 200mL