What Are The Uses Of Sulbactam?
Sultamicillin is a combination antibiotic containing ampicillin and sulbactam. It is used for treating certain bacterial infections like:
- Urinary tract infection
- Respiratory infections
- Skin infections
- Pneumonia, bronchitis
- Soft tissue infections
- Abdominal infections
- And any other infection caused by susceptible microorganisms.
What Are The Side Effects Of Sulbactam?
Sultamicillin is usually well tolerated. Some of the common side-effects (mild to moderate) include:
- Metallic taste in mouth
- Dry mouth
- Abdominal pain, diarrhea
What Are The Contraindications Of Sulbactam?
Please inform your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- Already on penicillin therapy.
- Any upcoming surgery