What is Ampisyn (Ampicillin) used for?
Ampisyn (Ampicillin) is used in the treatment of many different types of bacterial infections, such as infections of the ear or bladder, pneumonia, gonorrhea or salmonella infections. This drug is a type of penicillin antibiotic which fights the bacteria in the body.
How should I use Ampisyn (Ampicillin)?
Patients who have been prescribed Ampisyn (Ampicillin) capsules may be told to take it every 6 hours (4 times per day). You should swallow these capsules whole, with a full glass of water. This medication should be taken on an empty stomach. Once you have been prescribed this medication by your physician, it is essential that you continue taking it until you have finished the entire prescribed amount. If you stop taking it before you finish the prescribed course, your symptoms may return.
What are the side effects of Ampisyn (Ampicillin)?
Side effects of Ampisyn (Ampicillin) include:
If you notice symptoms of a vaginal infection, you should consult your physician immediately.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Ampisyn (Ampicillin). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.