Magna-Biotic 1 gm
(875/125 Film Coated Tablets)
  • Magna-Biotic 1g tablets
  • Composition:
    Amoxycillin Trihydrate (997.15 mg) Equiv. to Amoxycillin Base 875 mg Potassium Clavulanate (299.3 mg) Equiv. to Clavulanic acid Base 125 mg

Properties:
Magnabiotic is an oral antibacterial combination of Amoxycillin & Clavulanic acid.
Amoxycillin:
Is a broad spectrum semi synthetic penicillin .
Clavulanic acid:
Is a B-lactam structurally related to Penicillins that inactivate B-lactamase enzymes commonly found in micro-organisms resistant to penicillin .
The combination of Amoxycillin / Clavulanic acid extends the antibiotic spectrum of Amoxycillin to include bacteria normally resistant to Amoxycillin & other B-lactam antibiotics.
Magnabiotic is well absorbed from G.I.T after oral administration, stable in the presence of gastric acid & may be administered with out regard to to meals. About 50-70 % of Magnabiotic is excreted unchanged in urine during the first 6 hours after oral administration . It diffuses readily into most body tissues & fluids & can be detected in middle ear effusion .

Indications:
  • Upper respiratory tract & E.N.T infections:
    Sinusitis, tonsillitis, pharyngitis , laryngitis, Otitis media,etc...
  • Lower respiratory tract infections :
    Bronchitis, pneumonia, emphysema, lung abscess etc....
  • Gastrointestinal infections :
    Enteritis, billary tract infection.
  • Genito-urinary tract infections :
    Cystitis, urethritis, gonorrrhea etc...
  • Skin & soft tissue infections :
    Cellulitis, erysipelas,boils, carbuncles ,etc...
  • others :Septicemia, osteomyelitis, etc...

Contraindications:
A history of allergic reactions to any Penicillin is a contraindication.

Dosage & route of administration & duration:
Adults:
For more severe infections and infections of the respiratory tract, the dose should be one 875-mg tablet of Magne-Biotic Plus every 12 hours.
Patients with impaired renal function do not generally require a reduction in dose unless the impairment is severe.

Warning:
Hepatically impaired patients should be dosed with caution and hepatic function monitored at regular intervals.

Side effects:
Magnabiotic is generally well tolerated. The majority of side effects are mild & transient and consist mainly of diarrhea, nausea, abdominal discomfort, skin rashes & urticaria which disappear upon discontinuation of therapy.

Storage:
Keep in a cool dry place at temp. less than 25ºC.
Keep medicine out of reach of children.

Presentation:
Box of 10 tablets (1000 mg)