Product name and form

Amoxicillin 250 mg Capsules.

Pharmaceutical Form

Hard Capsules.

White to off-white granular powder filled in hard gelatine capsule shells size ‘2’. Scarlet colour cap, buff colour body printed with ‘AMOXY’ on cap and ‘250’ on body.

Qualitative and quantitative composition

Amoxicillin trihydrate equivalent to 250mg amoxicillin per capsule.

For a full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

List of Excipients

Magnesium Stearate (E572)

Silica Colloidal Anhydrous

Capsule shell components:


Iron Oxide Red (E172)
Iron Oxide Yellow (E172)
Titanium Dioxide (El71)
To 100% Gelatin


Indigo Carmine (E132)
Erythrosine (E127)
Titanium Dioxide (E171)
To 100% Gelatin

Composition of Ink:

Dehydrated Alcohol
Isopropyl Alcohol
Butyl Alcohol
Propylene Glycol
Strong Ammonia Solution
Potassium Hydroxide
Black Iron Oxide (E172)

Pack sizes and marketing

Polypropylene/polyethylene containers and tamper evident closures/ 1000, 500, 100, 50, 21, 20 and 15 capsules.

Blister strips: 15 and 21 capsules.

Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

Marketing Authorization Holder
Authorization Dates

Milpharm Limited, Ares, Odyssey Business Park, West End Road, South Ruislip HA4 6QD, United Kingdom

08/04/2002 / 04/02/2009

Marketing authorization number:

PL 16363/0044