Emmox suspension is a prescription medicine that is used to treat certain bacterial infections. These include bacterial infections of the ear, nose, or throat, reproductive tract infections or urinary system infections such as UTI, and skin or respiratory system infections including pneumonia. Emmox is also used to treat bacterial infections in other parts of the body including in teeth from a dental abscess, in the joints, in the blood or heart, and bacterial infections in the brain or the spinal cord caused by bacterial meningitis. Emmox is also used to treat tick-borne bacterial infections, also called as, Lyme disease. This medicine works by preventing growth of bacteria in the body.
Emmox suspension may also be used along with other medicines in the treatment of certain conditions as recommended by the doctor. It is used with Clarithromycin, or Lansoprazole to treat infections caused by bacteria (Helicobacter pylori) and duodenal ulcer disease. This combination is used to reduce bacterial resistance and to maintain the effectiveness of Emmox. Emmox is also used alone with lansoprazole in the patient cannot use clarithromycin.