875mg PO BID or 500mg PO TID of the amoxicillin component
Prophylaxis/treatment of bite wounds.
Polymicrobial infections of the respiratory tract or abdomen.
Skin and soft tissue infections.
For prolonged therapy, monitor liver enzymes and function.
Allergy/rash (immediate or delayed)
Note EBV related rash
Hepatotoxicity due to clavulanate - usually mild, liver failure is rare.
Increased risk of rash with allopurinol
Antimicrobial class: Aminopenicillin + Beta-lactamase inhibitor
Pregnancy category: B
Average serum half life: 1 hour
Biliary penetration: Therapeutic
Lung penetration: Therapeutic
Urine penetration: Therapeutic