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Drug Overdose

Drug overdose is the intentional or accidental consumption of over-the-counter drugs, medications, and recreational substances in quantities higher than the recommended dosage. It can cause temporary side effects, irreversible organ damage or even death.

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What happens if I take an additional dosage of Amoxicillin with Clavulanic acid?

Query: Hello doctor, I am currently taking Metformin and Synthroid for my Hashimoto’s thyroiditis and PCOS. I am also taking Amoxicillin with Clavulanic acid twice daily for ten days. But I might have taken an extra dose today. But I am not sure about it. Does taking an extra dose of Amoxicillin have any...  Read Full »


Dr. Amrit Agarwal

Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com.Every drug has a safety index, and you need not worry if you have taken extra 10 ml of the recommended dose. Kindly maintain a register on which you enter the name, date, and time of taking the drug. This will help you prevent the recurrence of such incidence, and also, ...  Read Full »

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