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Why do I have to shake liquid amoxicillin plus clavulanic acid?

Any time you have a prescription medication that is a combination of two or more medicines, be sure to shake the liquid prescription before using it. By shaking it before each use, you will mix the medicine evenly and make sure you take the proper combination of medicines each time. If you have any questions or concerns about the proper way to take any prescription medication, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

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