Medicine Overview of Sam AT Tablet
Uses of Sam AT Tablet
Sam AT 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Sam AT Tablet
How to use Sam AT Tablet
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. It is better to take Sam AT 5mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
How Sam AT Tablet works
Sam at 5mg tablet 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 Sam AT Tablet
Expert advice for Sam AT Tablet
- 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 Sam AT 5mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Sam AT 5mg Tablet 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.
Sam AT 5mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human st+more
udies 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....
Sam AT 5mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Sam AT 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients wi+more
th kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sam AT 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Sam AT+more
5mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Frequently asked questions for Sam AT 5mg Tablet
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, Sam at is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Sam at is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
No, Sam at is not a prodrug
Sam at is not a cephalosporin
Q. Can I take Sam at for strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, chlamydial and bacterial vaginitis?
Sam at can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Sam at can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Sam at when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.
Substitutes for Sam AT
No substitutes found for this medicine