Discussing Augmentin ES With Your Healthcare Provider
Drug InteractionsAugmentin ES may potentially interact with a few other medicines (see Augmentin ES Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk to your healthcare provider prior to taking this drug if you have:
- Liver disease, including liver failure, cirrhosis, or hepatitis
- Kidney disease, such as kidney failure (renal failure)
- A penicillin allergy
- Any other allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Augmentin ES and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Augmentin ES and Breastfeeding).
Tell your healthcare provider about any other medication you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Augmentin ES Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
What If My Child Overdoses on Augmentin ES?People who take too much of this medication may have overdose symptoms that could include:
- Abdominal pain (or stomach pain)
- Kidney damage.
If you happen to overdose on this medication, seek immediate medical attention (see Augmentin ES Overdose).