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Amoxicillin is a broad-spectrum antimicrobial drug used in canine medicine for treatment of a wide range of bacterial diseases.

It is often compounded with clavulanic acid to form amoxicillin/clavulanate to reduced bacterial resistance against such bacteria as Escherichia coli[1].


  1. Aly SA et al (2012) Molecular mechanisms of antimicrobial resistance in fecal Escherichia coli of healthy dogs after enrofloxacin or amoxicillin administration. Can J Microbiol 58(11):1288-1294