Amoxicillin vs Suprax

Amoxicillin
(Rx)
Suprax
(Rx)
Amoxicillin is an antibiotic.
Suprax is an antibiotic.
Satisfaction Score
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2.5
Slightly Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.9
Moderately Satisfied
Helpfulness
for UTI
2.1
Concern level
2.0
Concern level
1.6
Approval Date
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February 9, 1976
April 28, 1989
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
79,066 Discussions
3,186 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Infection
#2 for Ear Infection
#5 for UTI
#6 for Lyme
#7 for Sore Throat
#8 for Strep Throat
#11 for Acne
#12 for Bronchitis
#13 for Pneumonia
#14 for Abscess
#15 for Tonsilitis
Amoxicillin is prescribed for Infection, Ear Infection, Sinus Infections, Streptococcal Infection and UTI and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Chlamydia
#2 for UTI
#3 for Ear Infection
#6 for Pneumonia
Suprax is prescribed for Chlamydia, UTI, Ear Infection and Bacterial Infection and is mostly mentioned together with these indications.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Amo
Allergy
10
Tiredness
2
Nausea
2
Dizziness
1
Insomnia
1
Weakness
1
Irritability
1
Depression
1
Stomach Problems
1
Diabetes
1
Sup
Diarrhea
5
Nausea
3
Tiredness
1
Stomach Pain
1
Tingling
1
Drowsiness
1
Dizziness
1
Bleeding
1
Weakness
1
Blood in urine
1
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Amoxicillin
Amo
Suprax
Sup
Allergy
Amo
Sup
10
0
Tiredness
Amo
Sup
2
1
Nausea
Amo
Sup
2
3
Dizziness
Amo
Sup
1
1
Insomnia
Amo
Sup
1
0
Weakness
Amo
Sup
1
1
Irritability
Amo
Sup
1
0
Depression
Amo
Sup
1
0
Stomach Problems
Amo
Sup
1
0
Diabetes
Amo
Sup
1
0
Diarrhea
Sup
Amo
5
0
Nausea
Sup
Amo
3
2
Tiredness
Sup
Amo
1
2
Stomach Pain
Sup
Amo
1
0
Tingling
Sup
Amo
1
0
Drowsiness
Sup
Amo
1
0
Dizziness
Sup
Amo
1
1
Bleeding
Sup
Amo
1
0
Weakness
Sup
Amo
1
1
Blood in urine
Sup
Amo
1
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Amoxicillin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
B Category B
Before taking Suprax during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Amoxicillin and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Suprax and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 125 mg, 200 mg, 250 mg, 400 mg, 500 mg, 600 mg, 775 mg, 875 mg
Suspension: 125 mg/5 mL, 200 mg/5 mL, 250 mg/5 mL, 400 mg/5 mL
Capsule: 250 mg, 500 mg
Drops: 50 mg/mL
Suspension: 100 mg/5 mL, 200 mg/5 mL, 500 mg/5 mL
Tablet: 100 mg, 200 mg, 400 mg
Capsule: 400 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Amoxicillin Trihydrate
Cefixime
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Amoxicillin and Suprax: Interaction not known, but may still exist. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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