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 500MG INJECTION(1 ML injection in vial)Sun Pharmaceutical Industries LtdRs. 15.05/ML of injectionRs. 15.05pay 1658% more per ML of injection
- BROADICILIN 500 MG INJECTION(1 injection in vial)Alkem Laboratories LtdRs. 15.53/injectionRs. 15.53pay 1714% more per injection
- ARISTOCILLIN 500MG INJECTION(1 injection in vial)Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt LtdRs. 15.49/injectionRs. 15.49pay 1710% more per injection
- BACIPEN 500MG INJECTION(1 injection in vial)Alembic Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 15.40/injectionRs. 15.40pay 1699% more per injection
- CAMPICILLIN 500 MG INJECTION(1 injection in vial)Cadila Pharmaceuticals LtdRs. 15.09/injectionRs. 15.09pay 1663% more per injection
- Dr. Prabhat Kumar JhaMBBS, MD
- Dr. Sushila KatariaMBBS, MD, Diploma
- Dr. R. S. RawatMBBS, MD
- Dr. R. R. DuttaMBBS, MD
- Dr. P. R. AryanMBBS, Diploma
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.