Indian Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Generic : Ampicillin
₹ 18.68 500mg 4
Adult- PO/IM/IV- The recommended dose range is 0.5 to 3gm every 6 hours or 4 times/day.
Child- 25 to 50mg/kg/day.
Body as a whole : Severe allergic reactions such as rash, headache, fever and hives.
Gastrointestinal : Nausea, soreness of the tongue, inflammation in the mouth, oral candidiasis, vomiting, enterocolitis, pseudomembranous colitis and diarrhea.
Hypersensitivity : Anaphylactic shock, redness of skin, skin inflammation, hives and inflammation of blood vessels.
Liver : Jaundice, moderate elevation of SGOT and liver inflammation.
Blood : Anemia and blood disorder.
Miscellaneous : Tooth discoloration.
It comes as a tablet, capsule, liquid and pediatric drops to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.
It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein or large muscle.
Contraindicated in patients with infectious mononucleosis and hypersensitivity. Ampicillin is also contraindicated in infections caused by penicillinase-producing organisms.
Take ampicillin at least 1 hour before or 2 hours after meals.
Monitor liver function, kidney function and complete blood cell counts regularly while taking this medication.
Store it at room temperature (20-25°C) and in an airtight container, away from direct heat and light. Keep away from children.