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Otitis is a general term for inflammation or infection of the ear, in both humans and other animals. It is subdivided into the follow...
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Augmentin vs Omnicef for Ear Infection

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Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid (International Nonproprietary Name) or co-amoxiclav (British Approved Name) is a combination antibiotic consisting of amoxicillin trihydrate, a -lactam antibiotic, and potassium clavulanate, a -lactamase inhibitor. Thi...
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Cefdinir (marketed by Abbott Laboratories under the brand name Omnicef) is a semi-synthetic, broad-spectrum antibiotic in the third generation of the cephalosporin class, proven effective for common bacterial infections of the ear, sinus, throat, a...
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Amoxicillin/clavulanic acid (International Nonproprietary Name) or co-amoxiclav (British Approved Name) is a combination antibiotic consisting of amoxicillin trihydrate, a -lactam antibiotic, and potassium clavulanate, a -lactamase inhibitor. Thi...
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Cefdinir (marketed by Abbott Laboratories under the brand name Omnicef) is a semi-synthetic, broad-spectrum antibiotic in the third generation of the cephalosporin class, proven effective for common bacterial infections of the ear, sinus, throat, a...
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ay also cause a reaction and because she still has hives...
" ...My 23 month old daughter was prescribed Omnicef to treat an ear infection . After three days ...learned that these were hives due an allergic reaction to the Omnicef . The Dr. precribed ...warn me that the... "

they either gave him Augmentin or Omnicef. Both...
" ...ear infections, they either gave him Augmentin or Omnicef. Both worked well... "

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that ever works on him is augmentin. augementin is a heavy...
" ...my son right now has a double ear infection, omnicef never worked for him, the only thing that ever works on him is augmentin. augementin is a heavy duty... "

an't take Augmentin anymore. It works horrible on her. S...
" My girls did great on Omnicef. It gave them loose stools, which were reddish in color, but nothing major. ...other hand, my Isabelle can't take Augmentin anymore. It works horrible on her. She... "

so the doc switched him to Augmentin and no craziness...
" ...but my BF's son was on Omnicef for an ear infection and apparently started acting \\\"all crazy\\\" and not like himself. She stopped the Omnicef and he calmed down and then his ear infection came... "

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DD2 (and Augmentin did not work for her). We have been ve...
" ...to check the label. I think Augmentin is her normal go to antibiotic, but she specifically stated we were getting Omnicef since it worked for DD2 (and Augmentin did not work for her). We have... "

infection she was put on omnicef, a week after finishing...
" ...ear infection she was put on omnicef, a week after finishing it she got another ear infection and put on augmentin and now omnicef... "

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would wrech and gag with augmentin, so omnicef is her ear...
" ...she would wrech and gag with augmentin, so omnicef is her ear infection drug. :) lots of naked time, our pedi actually said diarrhea poop is often... "

DD2 (and Augmentin did not work for her). We have been ve...
" ...to check the label. I think Augmentin is her normal go to antibiotic, but she specifically stated we were getting Omnicef since it worked for DD2 (and Augmentin did not work for her). We have... "

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ok augmentin, had allergic reaction and switched to...
" ...since March 7! She had an ear infection, took amoxicillin. Looked like it worked. Then, eyes oozed again--another ear infection. Took augmentin, had allergic reaction and switched to omnicef (sp?).... "

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