Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking ampicillin powder for suspensions.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery is okay as it does not impair motor functions.
Do NOT use ampicillin powder for suspensions if:
- You are allergic to ampicillin or other penicillin antibiotics;
- You are taking antibiotics;
- You have mononucleosis;
- You have been recently given or getting a vaccine.
Use of ampicillin during pregnancy may increase the chance of miscarriage. Consult your doctor or health care professional before taking ampicillin.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. The usual dose for adults is 250mg to 500mg. The usual dose for children 1 month and older for mild to moderate infections is 12.5mg to 25mg.
Possible Interactions with ampicillin is methotrexate. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with ampicillin.