Medicine Overview of Campicillin Injection
Side Effects of Campicillin are Rash, Allergic reaction, Nausea, Diarrhoea, Injection site reactions (pain, swelling, redness).
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Campicillin 500 mg Injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming the bacterial protective covering which is needed for them to survive.
In Depth Information on Campicillin Injection
- Campicillin 500 mg Injection is used to treat infections caused by bacteria.
- Take it with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach.
- Finish the prescribed course of Campicillin 500 mg Injection, even if you start to feel better. Stopping it early may make the infection come back and harder to treat.
- Diarrhea may occur as a side effect. Taking probiotics along with Campicillin 500 mg Injection may help. Talk to your doctor if you notice bloody stools or develop abdominal cramps.
- Stop taking Campicillin 500 mg Injection and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.
Campicillin Injection related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Campicillin 500 mg Injection 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.
Campicillin 500 mg Injection is safe to use during lactation.
Human 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.
Campicillin 500 mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Campicillin 500 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Campicillin 500 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Campicillin 500 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Campicillin Injection
Q. Is ampicillin and amoxicillin the same?
Ampicillin and amoxicillin belongs to the same group of penicillin antibiotics, but differ slightly in their uses
Q. Is Campicillin light-sensitive?
Yes, Campicillin is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Q. Does Campicillin cover anaerobes, listeria?
Campicillin is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
Q. Is Campicillin/Megapen a prodrug?
No, Campicillin is not a prodrug
Q. Is Campicillin a cephalosporin?
Campicillin is not a cephalosporin
Q. Can I take Campicillin for strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, chlamydial and bacterial vaginitis?
Campicillin can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Q. Can I take Campicillin with Advil (ibuprofen), Tylenol (paracetamol) and Benadryl?
Campicillin can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Campicillin when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.
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