Do not use thids drug if you have allergic reaction to clavulanate potassium and amoxicillin , or if you have ever had liver problems caused by . Do not use if you are allergic to any other penicillin antibiotic: ampicillin (Unasyn, Principen), penicillin (PC Pen VK,Bicillin L-A, Pfizerpen),amoxicillin ( Moxatag, Amoxil, Dispermox,Augmentin), oxacillin (Bactocill), dicloxacillin (Dynapen, Dycill).
To make sure you can safely take Augmentin,consult with provider if you have the next problems:
•a history of jaundice or hepatitis (liver disease);
• mononucleosis; or
• if you have allergy to a cephalosporin antibiotic:cefprozil (Cefzil), cefdinir (Omnicef), cephalexin (Keflex), cefuroxime (Ceftin), and others.