What is Augmentin XR?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Generic name: Amoxicillin-clavulanate

Augmentin XR® is an extended release form of Augmentin® a combination of amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium. It is an antibiotic in the penicillin group.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Augmentin XR

Side effect Patients
Diarrhea 1

Why patients stopped taking Augmentin XR

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 3
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Duration

Stopped taking Augmentin XR

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 3
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
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1 patient evaluation for Augmentin XR

Mar 13, 2014 (Started Mar 06, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for diverticulitis)
  • Side effects
    Severe (diarrhea)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 x 1000 mg-62.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: added benefit for bronchiectasis
Cost: < $25 monthly

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