FAQs ABOUT AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE
Can I use AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE for cold?
No. AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE does not treat cold or viral infections. It is used to treat bacterial infections. Contact your doctor before taking.
Who should not use AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE?
AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE is not recommended for patients with allergic history to ampicillin, cloxacillin or beta-lactam antibiotics like penicillin, cephalosporins and patients with infectious mononucleosis, acute or chronic leukaemia, pregnant women unless clearly necessary, and breastfeeding women. Contact your doctor before taking.
Does AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE cause liver damage?
Yes. AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE may cause liver damage. Contact your doctor if you experience any unusual symptoms such as yellowish discoloration of skin and whites of eye (jaundice), change in urine and stool colour.
How AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE works?
AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE is a combination of Ampicillin and cloxacillin where ampicillin (has a broad spectrum of bactericidal activity against many gram-positive and gram-negative aerobic and anaerobic bacteria. It acts through the inhibition of cell wall mucopeptide biosynthesis during the stage of active multiplication.) Cloxacillin prevents bacteria from reproducing, which allows your body to fight only the existing bacteria.
Can I use AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE in children?
Yes. AMPOXIN 500MG CAPSULE should be used with caution in children. Contact your doctor before taking.