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what is a normal amount of amoxicillian to take daily

I am breast feeding

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Asked by dina27 at 11:30 AM on Dec. 22, 2008 in Babies (0-12 months)

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  • my son takes a teaspoon twice a day

    Answer by krazyash023 at 11:31 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • your dr or pharmacist should have told you how much to take. Call them back and ask if you dont know. only they can tell you how much is safe to take.

    Answer by Mommy2B04 at 11:32 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • It depends on the weight of the person taking it. Call the pharmacist back and ask.

    Answer by kaycee14 at 11:48 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • Your doctor should have told you all this? Shouldn't he/she?

    Answer by louise2 at 11:53 AM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • It all varies depending on what it is being taken for, duration of treatment, age and weight of the person taking it. Speak to a doctor about this.

    Answer by Krysta622 at 1:20 PM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • Usually it's 1 tsp twice a day for 10 days...your doc should have told you and it should be on the bottle of amox.

    Answer by GreekMama28 at 1:31 PM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • hmmm my daughter always takes 1 tsp 3 times a day for 10 days..but it should be on your bottle...

    Answer by alexis_06 at 2:40 PM on Dec. 22, 2008

  • For the baby or yourself?
    Like other said, it depends on weight and what it's for.
    The dose will vary but as far as how often it's usually twice/day for 10 days.
    My son was just on 7.5 ml

    Answer by AmiJanell at 6:10 PM on Dec. 22, 2008

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