Pre, intra and post operative use for the prevention and treatment of surgical infections, Surgical prophylaxis, Intra-abdominal infections, Post-surgical infections, suture infections, Obstetrics and gynaecological infections, Bone and joint infections, Respiratory tract infections, Gonorrhoea, Skin & soft tissue infections, Infections in immunocompromised patients
I.V. slow injection over or atleast 10-15 mins, or in greater dilutions with 50-100 ml of a compatible diluent as an intravenous infusion over 15-30 mins. It can also be administered by deep intra muscular injection. 1.5 gm [0.5 gm Sulbactam (as sod), 1 gm Ampicillin (as sod) to 3 gm (1 gm Sulbactam (as sod), 2 gm Ampicillin (as sod)] every 6 hrs. Max 4 gm per day.
Pregnancy, Nursing mother, not in infants and children under age of 12 , concurrent use with allopurinol.
Diarrhoea, rash, Gastritis, stomatitis, black hairy tongue, enterocolitis, pseudomembranous colitis, nausea, vomiting, urticaria, erythema multiforme, agranulocytosis.
Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. Keep a list of all the products you use and share it with your doctor and pharmacist.