Brand Name

Hiconcil

Dosage Form

Capsules

Strength

500mg

Manufacturer

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Conditions Studied

Samples taken from hospital at Bobo-Dioussalo and clinic at Nasso

Temperature (degrees Celsius)

27-40

Humidity (%)

13-39

Countries Studied In

Burkina Faso

Definition of Stability

Less than 10% potency loss. Qualitative analysis also performed

Conclusions and Length of Stability

  • Capsules became brittle after 90 days
  • Potency stability of 720 days

Reference

Ballereau F, Prazuck T, Schrive I, et Al. Stability of essential drugs in the field; results of a study conducted over a two-year period in Burkina Faso. Am J Trop Med Hyg 1997 Jul; 57 (1): 31-6. PMID: 9243214.
MesH Entry Terms
  • Amoxycillin
  • Amoxicilline
  • Hydroxyampicillin
  • Amoxicillin, (R*)-isomer
  • Amoxil
  • BRL-2333
  • BRL 2333
  • BRL2333
  • Clamoxyl
  • Penamox
  • Clamoxyl G.A.
  • G.A., Clamoxyl
  • Pfizer Brand of Amoxicillin Sodium Salt
  • SmithKline Beecham Brand of Amoxicillin Sodium Salt
  • Clamoxyl parenteral
  • parenteral, Clamoxyl
  • Amoxicillin monosodium salt
  • Trimox
  • Wymox
  • Actimoxi
  • Clariana Brand of Amoxicillin
  • Amoxicillin Clariana Brand
  • Amoxicillin monopotassium salt
  • Amoxicillin trihydrate
  • trihydrate, Amoxicillin
  • Polymox
MesH Reference: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/68000658

Written by: Alex Evans, PharmD
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