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Prevpac Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose

What happens if I miss a dose (Prevpac)?

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.

What happens if I overdose (Prevpac)?

Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine.

Overdose symptoms may include stomach pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, or urinating less than usual.

What should I avoid while taking amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole (Prevpac)?

Antibiotic medicines can cause diarrhea, which may be a sign of a new infection. If you have diarrhea that is watery or has blood in it, call your doctor. Do not use any medicine to stop the diarrhea unless your doctor has told you to.

What other drugs will affect amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole (Prevpac)?

Many drugs can interact with amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole. Below is just a partial list. Tell your doctor if you are using:

  • HIV/AIDS medications such as atazanavir (Reyataz), ritonavir (Norvir), or zidovudine (Retrovir);
  • a blood thinner such as warfarin (Coumadin);
  • clopidogrel (Plavix);
  • cyclosporine (Gengraf, Neoral, Sandimmune);
  • digoxin (Lanoxin, Lanoxicaps);
  • iron supplements (Feosol, Fergon, Slow Fe, and others);
  • fluconazole (Diflucan) or ketoconazole (Nizoral);
  • probenecid (Benemid);
  • rifabutin (Mycobutin);
  • sildenafil (Viagra);
  • tacrolimus (Prograf);
  • theophylline (Elixophyllin, Theo-24, Uniphyl, and others);
  • a sulfa drug (such as Bactrim or Septra);
  • HIV/AIDS medications such as atazanavir (Reyataz), ritonavir (Norvir), or zidovudine (Retrovir);
  • cholesterol-lowering medicines such as atorvastatin (Lipitor), simvastatin (Zocor), lovastatin (Mevacor), and others;
  • a heart rhythm medication such as disopyramide (Norpace) or quinidine (Quinaglute, Quinidex, Quin-Release);
  • a sedative such as alprazolam (Xanax), midazolam (Versed), or triazolam (Halcion);
  • seizure medication such as carbamazepine (Equetro, Carbatrol, Tegretol), phenytoin (Dilantin), or valproate (Depakote, Depakene); or
  • a tetracycline antibiotic such as demeclocycline (Declomycin), doxycycline (Adoxa, Doryx, Oracea, Vibramycin), minocycline (Dynacin, Minocin, Solodyn, Vectrin), or tetracycline (Brodspec, Panmycin, Sumycin, Tetracap).

This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.

Where can I get more information?

Your pharmacist can provide more information about amoxicillin, clarithromycin, and lansoprazole.


Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.

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