What is Ampicillin?

Ampicillin is a penicillin-like antibiotic used to treat certain infections caused by bacteria such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and ear, lung, skin, and urinary tract infections.

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ampicillin 50mg/kg pt weighs 11.4kg how much would i give in divided doses q6h

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According to the child's weight, the correct dose is 165mg...

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My mother is suffering with URinary infection as the CULTURE AND SENSITIVITY (VITEK)-URINE

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Yes your mothers urine culture is positive for Ecoli infection of the urinary tract which is sensitive to...

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