Is written, according to IMS Health, a pharmaceutical research company, approximately a quarter of amoxicillin prescriptions for pharyngitis, strep throat , and tonsillitis in adults and children. Approximately 60 million prescriptions for amoxicillin were written in 2006, with total retail sales of more than $ 650,000. For pediatricians amoxicillin most prescribed medication most prescribed drug in all therapeutic classes. Among family physicians amoxicillin is the twelfth most prescribed drug in all therapeutic classes.
Important SafetyMOXATAG is secondary for the treatment of angina and / or Streptococcus pyogenes pharyngitis indicated in adults and pediatric patients 12 years or older.MOXATAG in patients with known in patients with known severe hypersensitivity to amoxicillin or to other drugs in the same class or in patients who have demonstrated anaphylactic reactions to beta-lactam.The medication and did the potential prevent progression of the disease by the reduction of activation state of of the immune system, said Dr. Nancy Shulman of Stanford University and of the in Palo Alto front Medical Center, obtain the grant.