AMPICILLIN, 500mg, powder, vial


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The product is supplied (and stored) sterile, it must remain sterile until its use. Sterile = state of being free from all living microorganisms.
Article is intended to be used with children (<12 years) ONLY.
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Therapeutic Action

Penicillin antibacterial


Severe bacterial infections, in combination with other antibacterials

Severe typhoid fever if the strain is susceptible

Instructions for use

Reconstitute the powder vial with 5 ml of water for injection.

Must be given preferably as slow IV injection or IV infusion in 0.9% NaCl or 5% glucose.

Precautions for Use

Use IM route only if correct IV administration is not possible.

In neonates, it must be given as slow IV injection or IV infusion only.


  • Below 25°C - Protect from sunlight
  • Once reconstituted, use the solution immediately.