All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
- Inflammation and redness of the tongue;
- Irritation of mouth or throat;
- Mild diarrhea; nausea;
- Second infection;
Seek immediate medical attention if any of these serious side effects occur:
- Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue);
- Bloody stools;
- Severe diarrhea;
- Stomach pain/cramps;
- Vaginal irritation or discharge.
If you have any questions about Ampicillin , please talk with your doctor, pharmacist, or other health care provider. Ampicillin is to be used only by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not share it with other people. If your symptoms do not improve or if they become worse, check with your doctor.