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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Amoxicillin
Duration of an Amoxicillin Reaction [posted 10/23/98]
Answer: Antihistamines like benadryl, the drug reaction may last 2-3 weeks.
Tri-Leven 28 and Amoxicillin [posted 8/7/98]
Answer: A week at the most. This problem is more theoretical than real, but there is no reason to increase your risk of pregnancy.
Amoxicillin and Alcohol [posted 8/4/98]
Use During Pregnancy
Answer: This class of drugs (penicillin and penicillin like) is one of the safer classes of antibiotics to be used during pregnancy.
Amoxicillin Drug Interactions
Answer: Amoxicillin and cipro have different but similar spectrum of activity. Amoxicillin is a little better against gram positive bacteria. Cipro will have some coverage of mycoplasma and chylmdia that amoxicillin lacks completely. In general, these are not drugs that are used together due to their similar activities.