Drug Usage "Ampicillin-Akos»



«Ampicillin-Akos" has a bactericidal effect, it is active against Gram-positive aerobic bacteria (staphylococci, streptococci, enterococci, etc.) And gram-negative aerobic bacteria (Shigella,Salmonella, and others.).The drug is destroyed by penicillinase."Ampicillin-Akos" is prescribed for infectious and inflammatory diseases, which were caused by sensitive microorganisms.In particular it is used to treat respiratory tract infections (bronchitis, lung abscess, pneumonia), infection of upper respiratory tract (tonsillitis), infections of the biliary tract (cholangitis, cholecystitis), urinary tract infection (pyelonephritis, pyelitis, cystitis), gastrointestinal infections (salmonellosis), gynecological infections, peritonitis, infections of the skin and soft tissues, meningitis, gonorrhea.

The dose and duration of t
reatment should be determined by the physician depending on the severity of the disease.Usually adults appoint 250-500 mg "Ampicillin-Akos" at one time, the daily dose may be one to three grams.The highest amount of drug is 4 grams per day.Kids' Ampicillin-Akos "is given in the amount of 50-100 mg / kg per day, and for children weighing up to twenty kilograms -12,5-25 mg / kg.The daily dose should be divided into 4 admission. Tablets are taken regardless of meals.

Contraindications to the appointment of the drug, side effects "Ampicillin-Akos»



«Ampicillin-Akos" is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the antibiotics penicillin and other beta-lactam antibiotics.The drug should not be used by injection for severe hepatic impairment."Ampicillin-Akos" prescribed in pregnancy only in cases where the benefits of the drug to the mother above the potential risk to the fetus. If necessary, use "Ampicillin-Akos" during lactation should stop breastfeeding.

«Ampicillin-Akos" can produce side effects that are expressed in allergic reactions: skin rash, pruritus, urticaria, angioedema, dermatitis, erythema.There may be abnormalities in the digestive system - nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomatitis, glossitis, pseudomembranous intestinal dysbiosis, colitis.From the hematopoietic system may develop leukopenia (decrease in white blood cells in the peripheral blood), anemia (low red blood cells or hemoglobin), thrombocytopenia (reduced platelet count), agranulocytosis (lack of, or a sharp decline in the blood levels of granulocytes).Perhaps the emergence of oral candidiasis, vaginal candidiasis.