Ampicillin

Overview

Categories

Primary Characterstics

Indications

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Pharmacokinetics

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Contraindications

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Drug Interactions

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Side Effects

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Dosage

Ampicillin's dosage details are as follows:
Dose Single Dose Frequency Route Instructions

Adult Dosage

500 to 1000 mg750 (750)6 hourlyIV,IMMaximum dose: 12 g
250 to 500 mg380 (375)6 hourlyPO

Paedriatic Dosage (20kg)

12.5 to 25 mg/kg19 (18.75)6 hourlyIntra Muscular-
12.5 to 25 mg/kg19 (18.75)6 hourlyIntra Venous-
12.5 to 25 mg/kg19 (18.75)6 hourlyOral-

Neonatal Dosage (3kg)

12.5 to 25 mg/kg19 (18.75)6 hourlyIntramuscular
12.5 to 25 mg/kg19 (18.75)6 hourlyIntravenous
7.815 to 15.625 mg/kg12 (11.72)6 hourlyoral

High Risk Groups

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Warning / Precautions

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Storage Conditions

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Interference in Pathology

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Brands / Trade Names of Ampicillin

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