Medicine Overview of Magnacillin Syrup
Uses of Magnacillin Syrup
Magnacillin 250mg Syrup is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Magnacillin Syrup
How to use Magnacillin Syrup
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It is better to take Magnacillin 250mg Syrup empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Magnacillin Syrup works
Magnacillin 250mg syrup 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 Magnacillin Syrup
Expert advice for Magnacillin Syrup
- 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 Magnacillin 250mg Syrup
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Magnacillin 250mg Syrup 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.
Magnacillin 250mg Syrup is safe to use during lactation. Hu+more
man 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....
Magnacillin 250mg Syrup does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Magnacillin 250mg Syrup should be used with caution in patie+more
nts with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Magnacillin 250mg Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Magnaci+more
llin 250mg Syrup in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Frequently asked questions for Magnacillin 250mg Syrup
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, Magnacillin is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Magnacillin is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
No, Magnacillin is not a prodrug
Magnacillin is not a cephalosporin
Q. Can I take Magnacillin for strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, chlamydial and bacterial vaginitis?
Magnacillin can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Magnacillin can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Magnacillin when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.