This medication contains ampicillin, an antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. Sulbactam makes the ampicillin more effective.

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This medication may cause stomach upset, diarrhea, nausea, headache, itching and fatigue during the first few days as your body adjusts to the medication. If these symptoms persist or become severe, inform your doctor. Notify your doctor immediately if an allergic reaction occurs while taking this medication. Symptoms include: skin rash, itching, difficulty breathing, hives, chest pain, facial swelling. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

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Tell your doctor of all the medications you take (prescription and nonprescription) especially of: probenecid, tetracyclines, allopurinol. This drug may interfere with the effectiveness of birth control pills. Discuss using other methods of birth control with your doctor. This medication can affect the results of some diabetic urine testing products (cupric sulfate-type). Consult your doctor or pharmacist for recommendations. Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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