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  • Ampicillin
    2 Drugs classified under this active ingredient

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    Penicillin. Ampicillin (as Sodium) 500 mg, 1 g, 2 g.
    AMPS: 1 x 500 mg, 1 g, 2 g. See
    Infects. respir. tract, urin. tract, skin and
    soft tissue, gastro-intest. infects. due to
    gram +tive and gram –tive bact. infects.

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    Multiple ingredients

    Penicillin. Ampicillin (as sodium|) 1000 mg, 2000 mg, Sulbactam (as sodium|) 500 mg, 1000 mg.
    VIAL (pwdr for I.V./I.M. inject.):
    1 x 1.5 g (1,000 mg / 500 mg),
    3 g (2,000 mg / 1,000 mg).
    Recommend. adult dosage of is 1.5 g -
    3 g every 6 hrs.
    This 1.5 - 3 g range represents the total
    of ampicillin content plus the
    sulbactam content of the drug, and
    corresponds to a range of 1 g
    ampicillin/0.5 g sulbactam to 2 g
    ampicillin/1 g sulbactam. The total
    dose of sulbactam should not exceed 4
    gr/ d. See lit.
    Ped. Pts. > 1 y old: 300 mg/ kg of bdy.
    wt. admin. via IV infus. in equally
    divided doses every 6 hrs. This 300
    mg/kg/d dosage represent. the total
    ampicillin content plus the sulbactam
    content of the drug, and correspond.
    to 200 mg ampicillin / 100 mg
    sulbactam/kg/d. See lit.
    Tmt. of infec. due to susceptible betalactamase
    produc. strains of
    microorgan. in the follow. conditions: 1)
    Skin & skin structure infec. 2) Intraabdom.
    3) Gynecolog. infec.
    C/I: History of serious hypersens.
    reactions (anaphylaxis, SJS) to
    ampicillin, sulbactam or other β-lactam
    antibiotic drugs (e.g. penicillins,
    cephalosporins), prev. history of
    cholestatic jaund./ hepatic dysf. ass.
    with the product.