Brand Names:
Amoxinsol, Amoxil, BRL


Drug Type: Antibiotic

Amoxicillin (Amoxil, BRL)


Amoxicillin (Amoxil, BRL) is a broad spectrum antibiotic from the Penicillin family. It is usually used in combination with another antibiotic, such as Clavulanate, to make it more effective at treating some infections caused by certain Gram-positive bacteria. Amoxicillin is most commonly given to birds who were recently attacked by a predator, to help prevent pasteurellosis (fowl cholera) from bites or scratches.

Egg Withdrawal Period: 1 day withdrawal period for eating eggs.
comes in the form of a suspension (50 mg/ml, Amoxi-drops) to be given orally, an injectable solution (250 mg/ml, Amoxi-inject) to be given IM, and 50, 100, 200, 400 mg/tablets.
If given via IM, 50 mg/kg body weight. If given orally, 100-175 mg/kg once to twice a day. If given in drinking water, 0.5 g/L.
  • Will decrease potassium levels in the blood (hypokalemia)