Q. Can Ampikem 250mg Capsule cause allergic reaction?
Although it is rare but yes, Ampikem 250mg Capsule can cause allergic reaction and is harmful in patients with known allergy to penicillins. Get emergency medical help if you have any of the signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Q. Can the use of Ampikem 250mg Capsule cause diarrhea?
Yes, the use of Ampikem 250mg Capsule can cause diarrhea. It is an antibiotic and it kills the harmful bacteria, however, it also affects the helpful bacteria in your stomach or intestine and causes diarrhea. If diarrhea persists, talk to your doctor about it.
Q. How long does Ampikem 250mg Capsule takes to work?
Usually, Ampikem 250mg Capsule starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take around 2-3 days to make you feel better while taking Ampikem 250mg Capsule.
Q. What if I don't get better after using Ampikem 250mg Capsule?
Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Also, inform if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.
Q. Can I stop taking Ampikem 250mg Capsule when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Ampikem 250mg Capsule and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cleared.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.