Amoxicillin is a moderate spectrum bacteriolytic antibiotic. It is often used to treat bacterial infections, and it is usually used to treat the types of infections caused by microorganisms.
Amoxicillin works by inhibiting the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall. This means that it stops any cross linkage that would normally occur between the linear peptidoglycan polymer chains that compose the large component of the cell walls.
Amoxicillin is available in a number of different forms. You can take it as a capsule, as a chewable pill, and as a syrup. Additionally, you can use Amoxicillin as the sodium salt for intravenous administration. It is one of the most commonly prescribed antibiotics, and it is frequently prescribed to children.