Drug Interactions between ampicillin and spectinomycin
This report displays the potential drug interactions for the following 2 drugs:
Interactions between your drugs
No interactions were found between ampicillin and spectinomycin. This does not necessarily mean no interactions exist. Always consult your healthcare provider.
- Ampicillin is in the drug class aminopenicillins.
Ampicillin is used to treat the following conditions:
- Bacterial Endocarditis Prevention
- Bacterial Infection
- Intraabdominal Infection
- Kidney Infections
- Otitis Media
- Prevention of Perinatal Group B Streptococcal Disease
- Skin or Soft Tissue Infection
- Surgical Prophylaxis
- Typhoid Fever
- Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
- Urinary Tract Infection
A total of 16 drugs are known to interact with spectinomycin.
- Spectinomycin is in the drug class miscellaneous antibiotics.
Drug and food interactions
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.
Therapeutic duplication warnings
No warnings were found for your selected drugs.
Therapeutic duplication warnings are only returned when drugs within the same group exceed the recommended therapeutic duplication maximum.
Drug Interaction Classification
|Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.|
|Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.|
|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.|
|No interaction information available.|