Medicine Overview of Neocillin Injection
Uses of Neocillin Injection
Neocillin 1gm Injection is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
Side effects of Neocillin Injection
How to use Neocillin Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Neocillin Injection works
Neocillin 1gm 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 Neocillin Injection
Expert advice for Neocillin 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 Neocillin 1gm Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Neocillin 1gm 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.
Neocillin 1gm Injection 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....
Neocillin 1gm Injection does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Neocillin 1gm Injection is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment....
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Frequently asked questions for Neocillin 1gm 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, Neocillin is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Neocillin is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
No, Neocillin is not a prodrug
Neocillin is not a cephalosporin
Q. Can I take Neocillin for strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, chlamydial and bacterial vaginitis?
Neocillin can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Neocillin can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Neocillin when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.