Drug Category: Broad-spectrum/penicillinase resistant penicillin.
Contents: Caps 250mg: Ampicillin 125mg, cloxacillin 125mg.
Caps 500mg: Ampicillin 250mg, cloxacillin 250mg.
Drops Neonatal: Per 0.6ml: Ampicillin 60mg, cloxacillin 30mg; after reconstitution as per direction mentioned on the pack. Inj 250mg: Ampicillin 125mg, cloxacillin 125mg;vial. Inj 500mg: Ampicillin 250mg, cloxacillin 250mg; vial. Syp: Per 5ml: Ampicillin 125mg, cloxacillin 125mg; after recontitution as per direction mentioned on the pack.
Indications: Respiratory tract infections: Bronchitis, pneumonia, empyema, lung abscess and infections associated with cystic fibrosis. Ear, nose and throat infections: Tonsillitis, sinusitis, pharyngitis, otitis media and quinsy. Pelvic infections: Septic abortion, salpingitis, puerperpal pyrexia and caesarian section prophylaxis. Urinary tract infections: Cystitis and pyelonephritis. Skin and soft tissue infections: Abscesses, boils, carbuncles and post-operative wound infections. Gastro- intestinal infections, Septicaemia, endocarditis and orthopaedic infection.
Dosage: Adults: Oral: 500mg-1gm every 6 hours or more frequently according to the severity of the infection. IM Inj: 500mg-1gm every 4-6 hours. IV Inj: 500mg-1gm every 4-6 hours or as indicated by the severity of the infection. IV Infusion: In severe infections in adults up to 12gm of Ampiclox may be administered by IV infusion. Children: Oral: Neonates, 0.6ml of Drops every 4 hours; 1 month-2 years, 1/4 adult dose; 2-10 years, 1/2 adult dose IM/IV inj/IV infusion: Neonates, 75mg every 8 hours by IM/IV inj; 1 month-2 years, 1/4 adult dose; 2-10 years, 1/2 adult dose.
Contra-ind., Precautions etc: See notes at the begining of this section.
Regn.No:Pack:Trade Prices:Retail Prices:
Caps 250mg(000181):20's: 41.22:48.49.
Caps 250mg(000181): 10O's: 206.11:242.48.
Caps 500mg(000182): 100's: 356.11:418.95.
Inj 250mg(000185):10's: 214.40:252.20.
Inj 500mg(000186):10's: 437.75:514.70.