Medicine Overview of Gercillin Injection
Uses of Gercillin Injection
Gercillin 500mg Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Gercillin Injection
How to use Gercillin Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Gercillin Injection works
Gercillin 500mg injection is an antibiotic. It kills the bacteria by attacking their cell wall. Specifically, it prevents the synthesis of a substance in the cell wall called peptidoglycan, which provides the cell wall with the strength required for survival of bacteria in human body.
In Depth Information on Gercillin Injection
Expert advice for Gercillin Injection
- Do not take ampicillin with food or milk.
- Do not start or continue the ampicillin suspension/capsule and consult your doctor if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to ampicillin, penicillin, cephalosporin, any other antibiotic of this class or any other ingredient of suspension/capsule.
- Do not start or continue the ampicillin suspension/capsule and consult your doctor if you suffer from liver problems ar diabetes.
Special precautions for Gercillin 500mg Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Gercillin 500mg Injection is probably safe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Gercillin 500mg Injection is safe to use during lactation.+more
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....
Gercillin 500mg Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Gercillin 500mg Injection should be used with caution in pat+more
ients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Gercillin 500mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Gercill+more
in 500mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Frequently asked questions for Gercillin 500mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for 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, Gercillin is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Gercillin is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
No, Gercillin is not a prodrug
Gercillin is not a cephalosporin
Q. Can I take Gercillin for strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, chlamydial and bacterial vaginitis?
Gercillin can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Gercillin can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Gercillin when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.
Substitutes for Gercillin Injection
Campicillin 500mg Injection
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Broadicilin 500mg Injection
Alkem Laboratories Ltd
Zycillin 500mg Injection
₹0.86/ml of Injection
Afdillin 500mg Injection
Anglo-French Drugs & Industries Ltd
₹1.65/ml of Injection
Ampicad 500mg Injection
₹2.39/ml of Injection