Home>Ampiwok>ampiwok 500mg capsule

Ampiwok 500mg Capsule

Wockhardt Ltd

Composition for Ampiwok 500mg Capsule

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

10 capsules in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Ampiwok Capsule


Uses of Ampiwok Capsule

Ampiwok 500mg Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How to use Ampiwok Capsule

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ampiwok 500mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

How Ampiwok Capsule works

Ampiwok 500mg Capsule is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Ampiwok Capsule

Expert advice for Ampiwok Capsule

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better. 
  • It is better to take with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
  • Discontinue Ampiwok and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
video imgplay img
Ampiwok Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Ampiwok Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Ampiwok 500mg Capsule is probably safe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Ampiwok 500mg Capsule is safe to use during lactation. Huma
n studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Ampiwok 500mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Ampiwok 500mg Capsule should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ampiwok 500mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Ampiwok
500mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Ampiwok Capsule

Frequently asked questions about Ampicillin

Q. Is ampicillin and amoxicillin the same?
Ampicillin and amoxicillin belongs to the same group of penicillin antibiotics, but differ slightly in their uses
Yes, Ampiwok is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Ampiwok is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
No, Ampiwok is not a prodrug
Ampiwok is not a cephalosporin
Ampiwok can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Ampiwok can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Ampiwok when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.

Substitutes for Ampiwok Capsule

Synthocillin 500mg Capsule
PCI Pharmaceuticals
save 19%
save 18%
save 16%
save 4%
Mahacillin 500mg Capsule
Mankind Pharma Ltd
23% costlier
Top Physicians
Dr. Pooja Khosla
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
MBBS, Fellowship
cross img