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Posted: 12/26/2008 2:17:46 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/26/2008 2:30:07 PM EST by BillofRights]
How many pills of how many milligrams x how many days?

I'm just double checking WallyWorld since the handwriting was difficult to decipher. What I got was 250MG x 40 capsules.

Would it be appropriate for a bacterial sinus infection?


What would the approximate Fishmox conversion be?







(Kidding about the fishmox. The prescription only cost $6.00 at Walmart.)

Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:19:01 PM EST
Nope, it means you weigh 290 pounds, so you needed 40 pills.

Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:20:21 PM EST
Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:22:56 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/26/2008 2:23:35 PM EST by Maxwell71]
Take them all at once and then call your doctor saying you have a tummy ache.

Then tell him to write it better before you throw up on him.
Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:28:13 PM EST
so you got 40- 250 mg pills
,how many are you supposed to take a day?
Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:31:36 PM EST
I'm still interested in the answer...
Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:33:00 PM EST
Huh?
Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:36:51 PM EST
Amoxil is typically taken 2-3 times daily for 10-14 days sinusitis.

For an adult the dose is usullay 500 mg 3 x daily or 875 mg twice daily.

Unknown why they gave you 250 mg capsules or the #40 though.

Link Posted: 12/26/2008 2:50:20 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/26/2008 2:52:07 PM EST by shortydog]
I'm #190 and was told one 500mg twice a day for two weeks for sinus infection.

Edit to add:

Worked within five days but completed the two weeks to be sure.
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