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Megapen Capsule

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Primary uses of Megapen Capsule

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Medicine Overview of Megapen Capsule

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Uses of Megapen Capsule

Megapen Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Megapen Capsule side effects

Common

Allergic reaction, Rash, Stomach pain, Nausea, Diarrhoea.

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How to use Megapen 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. Megapen Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
Take it preferably half to one hour before food.

How Megapen Capsule works

Megapen Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Ampicillin and Cloxacillin. They work by preventing the formation of the bacterial protective covering which is essential for the survival of bacteria in the human body. Together, they eradicate your infection effectively.

In Depth Information on Megapen Capsule

Megapen Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Megapen Capsule
Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Megapen 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.
Lactation
Megapen Capsule is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Megapen Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Megapen Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Megapen Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of kidney function tests is advised while taking this medicine.
Liver
CAUTION
Megapen Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Megapen Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advised while taking this medicine.

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