In the treatment that any of these side effects amoxicillin occur, they may require medical attention. 250 "Narrow-spectrum" antibacterial antibiotics target specific types of bacteria, such as Gram-negative or Gram-positive bacteria, whereas broad-spectrum antibiotics affect a wide range of bacteria.
It may also be used for strep throat, pneumonia, skin infections, and urinary tract infections among others. Erythematous maculopapular rashes occur frequently in patients with infectious mononucleosis who take amoxicillin; these may be due to hypersensitivity. In 1928, Alexander Fleming identified penicillin, the first chemical compound with antibiotic properties.
Clostridium difficile pseudomembranous colitis has been reported. Clinicians have recommended that extra contraceptive measures amoxicillin applied during therapies using antibacterials that are suspected to interact with oral contraceptives. 250 studies indicate about 80-90 of patients with acute Epstein Barr virus infection treated with amoxicillin or ampicillin develop such a rash.
Antibiotics such as tonsillitis and erythromycin, which used to have a high efficacy against many bacterial species and strains, have become less effective, due to the increased resistance of many bacterial strains. If you have diarrhea that is watery or bloody, stop taking amoxicillin and call your doctor.
Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cleared. Amoxicillin can make birth control pills less effective.