Do not dispose of this product by pouring it down the drain, toilet, or into the environment. Ask your pharmacist regarding the proper way and location of disposal.
Precautions & warnings
What should I know before using Himox?
Before using this medication, inform your doctor if you are/have:
- Had an allergic reaction to amoxicillin
- A history of allergy to other medications, food, or other substances
- Taking other medications
- Underlying health conditions
Is it safe during pregnancy or breastfeeding?
This drug is a pregnancy category B drug. There are no adequate and well-controlled studies using amoxicillin in pregnant women, however, animal studies show no risk to the fetus. So, this drug should be used during pregnancy only if your doctor prescribes it.
Amoxicillin is excreted in breast milk. Therefore, this drug should be used while breastfeeding only if your doctor approves.
What side effects can occur when using Himox?
All drugs have the potential to elicit side effects even with normal use. Many side effects are dose-related and will resolve when it is adjusted or at the end of therapy.