Amoxicillin has the same bactericidal effect as ampicillin. It is bactericidal against bacterial organisms when they are actively dividing. The medicine stops the biosynthesis of cell walls and thus prevents the development of the disease.
In vitro and in vivo Amoxicillin has been proven to be active against the strains of the following microorganisms: Aerobic Gram-Positive Microorganisms • Enterococcus faecalis • Staphylococcus spp. • Streptococcus pneumoniae • Streptococcus spp. • Staphylococci susceptible to amoxicillin Aerobic Gram-Negative Microorganisms • Escherichia coli • Haemophilus influenzae • Neisseria gonorrhoeae • Proteus mirabilis Helicobacter pylori Various types of infectious diseases caused by bacteria are effectively treated with Amoxicillin.