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Synthocillin 250mg Capsule

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Composition for Synthocillin 250mg Capsule

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10 capsules in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Synthocillin Capsule


Uses of Synthocillin Capsule

Synthocillin 250mg Capsule is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.

How to use Synthocillin 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. Synthocillin 250mg Capsule is to be taken empty stomach.

How Synthocillin Capsule works

Synthocillin 250mg Capsule is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing them from forming their own protective covering which is required for their survival in the human body.

In Depth Information on Synthocillin Capsule

Expert advice for Synthocillin Capsule

  • Make sure you complete the course even if you start to feel better. 
  • It is better to take with food to avoid an upset stomach.
  • 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.
  • Discontinue Synthocillin and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.
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Synthocillin Capsule related warnings
Special precautions for Synthocillin Capsule
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Synthocillin 250mg 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.
Synthocillin 250mg 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.
Synthocillin 250mg Capsule does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Synthocillin 250mg Capsule should be used with caution in pa
tients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Synthocillin 250mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Synthoc
illin 250mg Capsule in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Synthocillin Capsule

Frequently asked questions about 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, Synthocillin is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Synthocillin is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
No, Synthocillin is not a prodrug
Synthocillin is not a cephalosporin
Synthocillin can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Synthocillin can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Synthocillin when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.

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