Ampilin 250mg Tablet

Brand Name Ampilin 250mg Tablet
Salt Composition Ampicillin (250mg)
Strength 250mg
Product Form Tablet
Pack 10 Tablet(s) in strip
Storage Store at room temperature (10-30°C)
Category Antibiotic
Country of Origin India
Manufacturer Hetero Drugs Ltd
Manufacturer/Marketer AddressHetero Drugs Ltd., 7-2-A2, Hetero Corporate, Industrial Estates, Sanath Nagar, Hyderabad – 500 018. Telangana, INDIA
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M.R.P : Rs.69.00    

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    Medical Description of Ampilin 250mg Tablet

    Ampilin 250mg Tablet contains Ampicillin 250mg Tablet used to treat bacterial infections such as urinary tract infections, endocarditis, genitourinary tract infections, Gonorrhea, respiratory tract infection, bacterial meningitis. This medicine targets infection of the throat, ear, nasal sinuses, respiratory tract, urinary tract, skin and soft tissue, and typhoid fever. Ampicillin is a penicillin derivative that is effective against both gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria and helps to kill the bacteria. This medicine is not used for common flu and cold symptoms that occur due to viral infections. This medicine is commonly prescribed for cough and colds caused by bacterial infections.`


    Ampilin 250mg Tablet Uses

    It is used in the treatment of the following conditions as Bacterial infections, urinary tract infections, endocarditis, genitourinary tract infections, Gonorrhea, respiratory tract infection, bacterial meningitis.


    Ampilin 250mg Tablet Benefits

    Bacterial infections:

    Bacterial infection occurs when bacteria enter your body and start multiplying which may cause tissue damage and make you sick. Mostly it is caused by Staphylococcus and Streptococcus organisms. The bacterial diseases are cholera, bacterial meningitis, tetanus, gonorrhea, pneumonia, and syphilis. Symptoms include fever, chills, and sweats, inflamed lymph nodes, headache, diarrhea, abdominal pain

    Urinary tract infection

    It is a type of infection that affects the urethra, kidneys, and bladder. It is caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include abdominal pain, frequent urination, dysuria, blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating

    Acute bronchitis

    It is a viral infection that causes inflammation in the bronchial tubes. It is mostly caused by rhinovirus, adenovirus, influenza A and B, and parainfluenza virus. Symptoms include cough, fatigue, breathing difficulty, fever and chills, and chest discomfort.

    Lower respiratory tract infections:

    Infection in the lungs especially in the lower airways Common infections are Bronchiolitis and Pneumonia which are caused by Streptococcus pneumonia. Symptoms include runny nose, dry cough, sore throat, low-grade fever, and headache.

    Acute sinusitis

    It is also called acute rhinosinusitis.  It is an inflammation inside your nose which is called sinusitis. It is usually caused by the common cold, or by any viral or bacterial infection. Symptoms include runny nose, postnasal drainage, congestion, swelling around your eyes, ear pressure, headache, cough, bad breath, fatigue, and fever.

    Ear, Nose and Throat infection:

    Ear, Nose, and Throat infection includes Tonsillitis, Ear infections, Sinus infections.

    Tonsillitis:

    Inflammation of tonsils is called tonsillitis which causes server throat pain and is caused by Streptococcus pyogenic. Symptoms include inflamed tonsils, sore throat, difficulty in swallowing, bad breath, headache, and inflamed lymph nodes

    Ear infection:

    It usually occurs when the bacterial or viral infection affects your middle ears. It is caused by colds, sinus infections, smoking, allergies, and inflamed adenosis. Symptoms include pain, hearing loss, pus-like drainage.

    Genitourinary tract infection

    It is a type of infection that affects the urethra, kidneys, and bladder. It is caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli). Symptoms include abdominal pain, frequent urination, dysuria, blood in urine, foul-smell while urinating

    Skin infection

    It is usually caused by bacteria, fungi, viruses, and parasites. Common skin infection includes cellulitis, impetigo. Symptoms include red skin, blisters, swelling, pain, red spots, and tenderness

    Typhoid fever:

    It is also called as enteric fever. It usually occurs due to the contaminated water and food or close contact with an infected person. It is caused by Salmonella typhi. Symptoms include Fever, headache, fatigue, sweating, dry cough, loss of appetite, weight loss, diarrhea, constipation, and rash.

    Bacterial meningitis

    Infection and inflammation to the meninges (in the brain) caused by bacteria called bacterial meningitis. This medicine is used to treat this bacterial infection.

    Bacterial septicemia

    Infection of the blood caused by bacteria leads to increased toxins in the bloodstream passes to the entire body develops organ damage. This medicine is used to treat this bacterial infection.


    Ampilin 250mg Tablet Indication

    The Ampilin 250mg Tablet contains Ampicillin 250mg Tablet is a penicillin derivative that has a bactericidal effect that produces its action by killing the bacterial cell wall which is needed for the multiplication of bacteria.


    Mechanism of action of Ampilin 250mg Tablet

    The Ampilin 250mg Tablet contains Ampicillin 250mg Tablet is a penicillin derivative that has a bactericidal effect that produces its action by killing the bacterial cell wall which is needed for the multiplication of bacteria.


    How Ampilin 250mg Tablet works

    The Ampilin 250mg Tablet contains Ampicillin 250mg Tablet is a penicillin derivative that has a bactericidal effect that produces its action by killing the bacterial cell wall which is needed for the multiplication of bacteria.


    Ampilin 250mg Tablet Contraindication

    • Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to penicillins, cephalosporins, and Carbapenems
    • It is contraindicated to use this medicine in patients who did not have the suspected bacterial infection because it may increase the risk for developing drug-resistance bacteria


    Ampilin 250mg Tablet Side Effects

    • Urticaria
    • Seizure
    • Black hairy tongue
    • Diarrhea
    • Enterocolitis
    • Glossitis
    • Oral candidiasis
    • Pseudomembranous colitis
    • Anemia
    • Hemolytic anemia
    • Thrombocytopenia
    • Leukopenia


    FAQs for Ampilin 250mg Tablet

    • How long does the Ampilin 250mg Tablet Tablet take to work?

    Usually, the use of this medication produces its action as soon as you started taking this medicine. But it may 2 to 3 days to get relief from symptoms.

    • Can I stop taking Ampilin 250mg Tablet when my symptoms are relieved?

    No, you should withdraw the medicine without completing the full course of treatment even if you feel better because it may worsen your condition

    • Can the use of the Ampilin 250mg Tablet cause diarrhea?

    Yes, the use of this medicine may cause diarrhea since it is an antibiotic it kills both harmful and good bacteria in your intestine and stomach and leads to diarrhea. Kindly consult with your doctor if your symptom persists.


    Precautions and general warning of Ampilin 250mg Tablet

    Alcohol

    It is considered safe to consume alcohol while you are receiving this medicine. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Driving or operating machinery

    Yes, it is considered safe to drive because it does not produce dizziness and fits which affect your ability to drive. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Pregnancy

    Yes, it is considered safe to drive because it does not produce dizziness and fits which affect your ability to drive. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Breast Feeding

    The use of this medicine is considered safe during breastfeeding because it does not excrete via breast milk. Kindly consult with your doctor

    Kidney Problem

    The medicine should be used with caution in patients with renal impairment. The use of this medicine required dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.

    Liver Disease

    The medicine should be used with caution in patients with renal impairment. The use of this medicine required dose modification. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    How to Take Ampilin 250mg Tablet

    Ampilin 250mg Tablet is taken orally with or without food. You should not, cut or crush the capsule. Initially start with a low dose and slowly increase the dose once every week. Follow the direction mentioned within the label if you probably did not understand the appliance kindly ask your doctor or pharmacist to elucidate in detail. Do not withdraw the medicine when you feel better kindly complete the course of treatment to avoid reoccurrence.


    Use of Ampilin 250mg Tablet in Adult

    It is considered to be safe to use this medicine in an adult patient if the medicine is prescribed by a doctor. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Ampilin 250mg Tablet in children

    It is considered to be unsafe to use this medicine in children who are below 3 months old. Kindly consult with your doctor.


    Use of Ampilin 250mg Tablet in Elderly Patients

    Ampilin 250mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with an elderly age group, which leads to developing further medical problems, leads to worsening the patient's health conditions. Kindly consult with your doctor. Dose modification or replacement is required based on the medical conditions of the patient.


    Other general warnings

    • Therapy should be administered with caution in patients who are allergic to cephalosporins
    • Kindly adjust the dose in patients who are having renal failure
    • Use this medicine for only high-risk patients as an endocarditis prophylaxis
    • Kindly avoid this medicine if you have developed rash
    • Finish the complete course of antibiotics even if you feel better. Otherwise, it will lead to Antibiotic resistance (the bacteria may be resistant to antibiotics).


    Talk to your doctor if

    • You have a history of gastrointestinal disease
    • You are not responding to the treatment
    • You are having any concomitant diseases


    General instructions

    The Ampilin 250mg Tablet contains Ampicillin 250mg Tablet used to treat conditions like bacterial infections, urinary tract infections, sinus infections, bone and joint infections, respiratory tract infections. Ampicillin is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that produces bactericidal activity and is effective against Gram-positive and Gram-negative microorganisms.


    Drug Interaction of Ampilin 250mg Tablet

    Drug-Drug Interaction

    BCG vaccine live

    The use of this drug is contraindicated because the use of amoxicillin decreases the effect of the BCG vaccine live by pharmacodynamic synergism

    Demeclocycline

    Use alternative drugs because the use of demeclocycline decreases the effect of amoxicillin by pharmacodynamic antagonism

    Mycophenolate

    Use an alternative drug because the combination of this drug either increases the effect of the other by decreasing its renal clearance.

    Aspirin

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the combination of this medicine either increases the effect of the other by plasma protein binding competition.

    Chloroquine

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of chloroquine decreases the effect of ampicillin by inhibiting the absorption of GI

    Pantoprazole

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of pantoprazole will decrease the effect of ampicillin by increasing its gastric PH.

    Ethinyl estradiol:

    Therapy should be administered with caution because the use of ampicillin will decrease the effect of Ethinyl estradiol by altering the intestinal flora and it also increases the risk for developing contraceptive failure.

    Drug-Food Interaction

    Ampicillin should be administered one hour before or two hours after your meals because the use of this medicine may reduce absorption.

    Drug-Disease Interaction

    Hemodialysis:

    During Hemodialysis penicillin antibiotics get removed from the body. So doses should be rescheduled after the dialysis process

    Mononucleosis:

    Ampicillin should not be used in patients with mononucleosis because they develop pruritic erythematous maculopapular skin rash which occurs after 5-10 days of therapy

    Colitis

    Therapy should be administered with caution in patients who are having a history of gastrointestinal diseases like colitis, pseudomembranous colitis. Clostridioides dificile-associated diarrhea has been reported while using anti-bacterial drugs.

    Renal dysfunction:

    The serum concentration of beta-lactam antibiotics increases the half-life in a patient with impaired renal functions. Depending upon your renal function dose should be adjusted


    Over Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor don’t overdose on the medicine. If you have taken an overdose of this medicine immediately meet the doctor and rush to the nearby hospital.


    Missed Dose

    Take the medicine as directed by the doctor. Do not skip the medicine, if you forgot to take the medicine or missed the dose. It is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Don’t take the extra dose take the regular dose immediately. Don’t use the two-dose at one time (Double Dose).


    Storage and Disposal

    • Stored at 10-30°C room temperature.
    • Protect from light and heat.
    • Keep away from children and pets. Otherwise, it becomes toxic to them.
    • Disposed of properly in a suitable bag.


    Fast Tag

    Ampilin 250mg Tablet contains Ampicillin 250mg Tablet used to treat bacterial infections such as urinary tract infections, endocarditis, genitourinary tract infections, Gonorrhea, respiratory tract infection, bacterial meningitis. Ampicillin is the first-line antibiotic for a wide range of bacterial infections. It can cause interactions if having allergic penicillin drugs are in the past. It can be used in treating stomach ulcers along with a combination of other drugs, must be used in caution if having allergic to cephalosporins.