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Augmentin and autism: A link?

Augmentin and autism: A link?

Another potential cause/trigger for autism is identified in the paper Could one of the most widely prescribed antibiotics amoxicillin/clavulante “Augmentin” be a risk factor for autism? A press release on eMediaWire discusses the “overwhelming response from parents” (emphasis mine):

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Augmentin Dosing – An Update

Augmentin Dosing – An Update

Availability in HKGU IV Amoxycillin 1000mg/ Clavulanate 200mg (Augmentin)- 5:1 Tablet Amoxycillin 500mg/ Clavulanate 125mg (Augmentin) – 4:1 Syrup Amoxycillin 200mg/ Clavulanate 28mg in 5ml (Clamovid BID Granules) – 7:1 ORAL AUGMENTIN Adult

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No More Augmentin

No More Augmentin

I’ve worried about this happening for quite a few years. I knew that the antibiotic that had worked wonders for Ashley’s ear infections might one day become ineffective, but I hoped it would be a long time from now. Unfortunately, we seem to have reached that point.

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What Is Augmentin (Amoxicillin & Clauvulanate)?

What Is Augmentin (Amoxicillin & Clauvulanate)?

Augmentin is the brand name of a combination antibiotic drug containing amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium.

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Augmentin side Effects on ability to drive and use machines

Augmentin side Effects on ability to drive and use machines

No studies on the effects on the ability to drive and use machines have been performed. However, undesirable effects may occur (e.g. allergic reactions, dizziness, convulsions), which may influence the ability to drive and use machines.

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Augmentin dose during Fertility, pregnancy and lactation

Augmentin dose during Fertility, pregnancy and lactation

Pregnancy Animal studies do not indicate direct or indirect harmful effects with respect to pregnancy, embryonal/foetal development, parturition or postnatal development (see section 5.3).

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Special warnings and precautions for use of Aumentin

Special warnings and precautions for use of Aumentin

Before initiating therapy with amoxicillin/clavulanic acid, careful enquiry should be made concerning previous hypersensitivity reactions to penicillins, cephalosporins or other beta-lactam agents (see sections 4.3 and 4.8).

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How should I take Augmentin?

How should I take Augmentin?

Take Augmentin exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Follow all directions on your prescription label. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller amounts or for longer than recommended.

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Precautions Before taking Augmentin medicine

Precautions Before taking Augmentin medicine

You should not use Augmentin if you are allergic to amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium, or if:

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