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Megapen

Manufactured by: Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ampicillin Cloxacillin

Prescription Required

222 people have bought this recently

Megapen

Manufactured by: Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Ampicillin Cloxacillin

Prescription Required

222 people have bought this recently

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Megapen Information

Megapen Benefits & Uses

Megapen is used to treat the following -

Megapen Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Megapen

Ampicillin
Cloxacillin

Megapen Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Megapen is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Allergic reaction
  3. Diarrhoea

Megapen Related Warnings

Is the use of Megapen safe for pregnant women?

No research has been done to ascertain the safety of Megapen in pregnant women. If you are pregnant, it is best to ask a doctor to know if you can take it.

Unknown

Is the use of Megapen safe during breastfeeding?

No research work has been carried out till date on effect of Megapen on breastfeeding women. So it is not known whether taking Megapen will cause side effects or not.

Unknown

What is the effect of Megapen on the Kidneys?

There can be some harmful effects on your kidneys after taking Megapen. If you witness any side effects, discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Megapen on the Liver?

You may experience side effects on your liver after taking Megapen. If this happens, then discontinue its use. Consult your medical practitioner, do as he/she suggests.

Moderate

What is the effect of Megapen on the Heart?

Side effects of Megapen rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Megapen with Other Drugs

Megapen should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Megapen Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Megapen unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Kidney Disease
  2. Asthma
  3. Liver Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Megapen

Is this Megapen habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Megapen has not been reported.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Megapen. So it is best to avoid driving.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Megapen is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Megapen is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Megapen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Megapen

There isn't any research available on the side effects of taking Megapen with food.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Megapen

Information about the interaction of Megapen and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown

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सामग्री For 1 Vial(S) (1 Injection Each)
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Ampicillin
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 722-723
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 158-160
  4. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 721
  5. Product Description [Internet]: AMPICLOXTM Ampicillin-cloxacillin. GlaxoSmithKline
  6. smpc [Internet]: Penbritin 250 mg Capsules. Chemidex Pharma Ltd
  7. smpc [Internet]: Penbritin 500 mg Capsules. Chemidex Pharma Ltd