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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Ampicillin: Ampicillin works by killing certain bacteria.

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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Ampicillin: Contraindiations: "Hypersensitivity to penicillins, cephalosporins or imipenem. Oral form not used to treat severe pneumonia, empyema, bacteremia, pe ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
29 years experience in Internal Medicine
Ampicillin : Dosage depends on what you are treating and the age of the patient. So it is difficult to answer your question. To much is more than what is recommend ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience in Infectious Disease
No: Ampicillin does not cause photosensitivity.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Ampicillin: Ampicillin is an antibiotic.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: It depends on what you were taking it for.
A male asked:
Dr. R. Kannan Mutharasan
17 years experience in Cardiology
Two tablets: 0.5 grams is 500 milligrams, so if the prescribed dose is 0.5 grams, 2 250 milligram capsules will get you there.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Let me help: Half life of Ampicillin is 1 hour.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
39 years experience in Holistic Medicine
Talk to your doctor: This depends on why are you apprehensive to take it, and why you have been prescribed it. Antibiotics can cause serious side effects but are sometimes ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Only a few hours: Ampicillin is rapidly excreted in the urine and should be gone within 6-8 hours. It's bacteria killing effects may last a little longer, but no more t ... Read More

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