food interaction for ZYCILLIN
alcohol interaction for ZYCILLIN
pregnancy interaction for ZYCILLIN
lactation interaction for ZYCILLIN
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
SALT INFORMATION for ZYCILLIN
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES for ZYCILLIN
- ROSCILLIN 250MG CAPSULE(8 capsules in strip)Sun Pharmaceutical Industries LtdRs. 2.89/capsuleRs. 23.14pay 78% more per capsule
- CAMPICILLIN 250 MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Cadila Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 2.82/capsuleRs. 28.17pay 73% more per capsule
- ORCILLIN 250MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Ortin Laboratories LtdRs. 4.46/capsuleRs. 44.63pay 175% more per capsule
- BROADICILIN 250 MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Alkem Laboratories LtdRs. 2.79/capsuleRs. 27.90pay 72% more per capsule
- JP CILIN 250MG CAPSULE(10 capsules in strip)Jagsonpal Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 3.18/capsuleRs. 31.76pay 95% more per capsule
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Expert advice for ZYCILLIN
- 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.
Frequently asked questions for ZYCILLIN
Q.Is ampicillin/Megapen a prodrug?
No, ampicillin is not a prodrug
Q.Is ampicillin and amoxicillin the same?
Ampicillin and amoxicillin belongs to the same group of penicillin antibiotics, but differ slightly in their uses
Q.Is ampicillin a cephalosporin?
Ampicillin is not a cephalosporin
Q.Is ampicillin light-sensitive?
Yes, ampicillin is light sensitive it should be kept away from sunlight
Q.Can I take ampicillin for strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, chlamydial and bacterial vaginitis?
Ampicillin can be used to treat strep throat, tooth infection, sore throat, bacterial vaginitis
Q.Does ampicillin cover anaerobes, listeria?
Ampicillin is used for infections caused by anaerobes and listeria. It is not typically used to treat chlamydia
Q.Can I take ampicillin with Advil (ibuprofen), Tylenol (paracetamol) and Benadryl?
Ampicillin can be taken with paracetamol and Benadryl. Ampicillin when taken with ibuprofen may increase the effects of either drug.