My mom has SVT which is Supa Ventricular Tachycardia. She takes verpmil and digoxin but she has a really bad sore throat. The doctor put her on amoxcillian for it, but just the other day she had a bad experiance with her heart doing serve fluttering. Is it ok for her to still take amoxcillian?
I looked it up and the antibiotics that should be avoided are the "mycin" types like erythromycin, clarithromycin. It didn't mention the "cillin" types like penicillin or amoxi. She can always check with a pharmacist to see if she should take the meds so many hours apart to avoid any interactions.
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