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Drug interactions between ampicillin and ibuprofen

Results for the following 2 drugs:
ampicillin
ibuprofen

Interactions between your drugs

There were no interactions found in our database between ampicillin and ibuprofen - however, this does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult with your doctor or pharmacist.

ampicillin

A total of 80 drugs (623 brand and generic names) are known to interact with ampicillin.

ibuprofen

A total of 456 drugs (1720 brand and generic names) are known to interact with ibuprofen.

Drug and food interactions

Moderate

ampicillin food

Applies to: ampicillin

You may experience reduced absorption of ampicillin in the presence of food. The effectiveness of the antibiotic may be reduced. Ampicillin should be administered one hour before or two hours after meals. This will make it easier for your body to absorb the medication. Penicillin V and amoxicillin are not affected by food and may be given without regard to meals.

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Therapeutic duplication warnings

No therapeutic duplications were found for your selected drugs.

Drug Interaction Classification

The classifications below are a guideline only. The relevance of a particular drug interaction to a specific patient is difficult to determine using this tool alone given the large number of variables that may apply.
Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.
Minor Minimally clinically significant. Minimize risk; assess risk and consider an alternative drug, take steps to circumvent the interaction risk and/or institute a monitoring plan.
Unknown No information available.

Do not stop taking any medications without consulting your healthcare provider.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

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