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Why does amoxicillin and clavulanate potassium cause severe diarrhea?

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JohnySmith 29 Jan 2010

Amoxicillin is an antibiotic which can affect the microflora of the intestine (normal intestinal microflora which regulates the digestion). By affecting intestinal microflora the medication causes the disorders in reabsorbtion of water back into the blood stream. As a result, diarrhea occurs

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