Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:54 am

Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet

Uses of Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet

Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Bacterial Infections (Ear, Nose, Throat, GU Tract, Skin, and Soft-Tissue)

Side effects of Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet are – Allergic Reaction, Anaphylaxis, Fever, Rash , Nausea, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet

Do not use Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Ampicillin, Dicloxacillin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet works

Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet contains – Ampicillin, Dicloxacillin

Ampicillin works by interfering with the ability of bacteria to form cell walls. The cell walls of bacteria are vital for their survival, Ampicillin impairs the bonds that hold the bacterial cell wall together.

Dicloxacillin is used to treat infections caused by certain types of bacteria, It works by killing bacteria.

Dosage of Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet

The dosage of Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Ampilox DS 500mg/500mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.


Drug :- allopurinol: Increased risk of rash, particularly in hyperuricemic patient.

aminoglycosides: Possibly inactivated action of aminoglycoside and ampicillin when given together.

heparin, oral anticoagulants: Increased risk of bleeding.

oral contraceptives: Possibly reduced contraceptive effectiveness and breakthrough bleeding.

probenecid: Possibly increased serum ampicillin level and ampicillin toxicity.

tetracyclines: Possibly impaired action of ampicillin.

About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.