Medicine Overview of Megasyn Capsule
Side Effects of Megasyn are Rash, Vomiting, Allergic reaction, Nausea, Diarrhoea.
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. Megasyn 250 mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.
Megasyn 250 mg Capsule 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 Megasyn Capsule
- Megasyn 250 mg Capsule is the first choice medicine to treat many types of bacterial infections.
- Take it with food and plenty of fluids to avoid an upset stomach.
- Finish the prescribed course of Megasyn 250 mg Capsule, 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 but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.
- Stop taking Megasyn 250 mg Capsule and inform your doctor immediately if you develop an itchy rash, swelling of the face, throat or tongue or breathing difficulties while taking it.
Megasyn Capsule related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Megasyn 250 mg 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.
Megasyn 250 mg Capsule 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.
Megasyn 250 mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Megasyn 250 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Megasyn 250 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Megasyn 250 mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions about Megasyn Capsule
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, Megasyn is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Megasyn is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
No, Megasyn is not a prodrug
Megasyn is not a cephalosporin
Megasyn can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Megasyn can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Megasyn when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.
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