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Amoxicillin 500mg capsules BP (Athlone)

Section 19A approved medicine
Amoxicillin 500mg capsules BP (Athlone)
Section 19A approval holder
Link Medical Products Pty Ltd ABN 730 109 715 16
1800 181 060
Approved until
Medicines in short supply/unavailable
ALPHAMOX 500 amoxicillin 500mg (as trihydrate) capsule blister pack - ARTG 17679

Treatment of the following infections due to susceptible strains of sensitive organisms:

Note: Therapy should be guided by bacteriological studies, including sensitivity tests, and by clinical response. Amoxicillin alone or in combination with another antibiotic, may be used in an emergency where the causative has not been identified.

  • Respiratory tract infections (acute and chronic): H. influenzae; Streptococcus; S.pneumoniae; Staphylococcus, nonpenicillinase producing; E. coli.
  • Urogenital infections (complicated and uncomplicated, acute and chronic): E.coli P.mirabilis and Strep. faecalis.
  • Gonorrhoea: N.gonorrhoea (nonpencillinase producing).
  • Skin and skin structure infections: Staphylococcus, nonpenicillinase producing; Streptococcus; E. coli.
  • Prophylaxis of endocarditis: Amoxicillin may be used for the prophylaxis of bacterial endocarditis in individuals at particular risk, such as those with a prosthetic heart valve or those who have previously had endocarditis.
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