periodontal disease is not an infection right?
9 Mar 2012
Don't really think so as Ampicillin is generally indicated for:
Infections of the Genitourinary Tract Including Gonorrhea: E. coli, P. mirabilis, enterococci, Shigella, S. typhosa and other Salmonella, and nonpenicillinase-producing N. gononhoeae.
Infections of the Respiratory Tract: Nonpenicillinase-producing H. influenzae and staphylococci, and streptococci including streptococcus pneumoniae.
Infections of the Gastrointestinal Tract: Shigella, S. typhosa and other Salmonella, E. coli, P. mirabilis, and enterococci.
Meningitis: O. Meningitides.
Bacteriology studies to determine the causative organisms and their sensetivity to ampicillin should be performed. Therapy may be instituted prior to the results of susceptibility testing.
However, for more info do talk to a doc/pharmacist, please, take care.
- Ampicillin Information for Consumers
- Ampicillin Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Ampicillin (detailed)
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