Ampicillin (Generic) Rx
500mg Capsule
$0.36 per capsule

Ampicillin (Generic) Rx

500mg Capsule
  • Usually ships within one business day with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What is Ampicillin for Dogs and Cats?

  • Ampicillin is a prescription penicillin-type antibiotic designed to prevent and treat infections caused by certain types of bacteria. 

Why is Ampicillin used for Dogs and Cats?

  • Ampicillin is commonly used to treat bacterial infections.

  • Ampicillin may be prescribed to treat infections of the respiratory tract, urinary tract, gastrointestinal system, and skin.

What else should I know about Ampicillin? 

  • Ampicillin is absorbed into the body best when given without food.

What problems could my dog have with Ampicillin?

  • Consult with your veterinarian before using this medication, and follow their specific directions for use.

  • Gastrointestinal side effects are possible, including diarrhea, vomiting, and loss of appetite. 

How do you use Ampicillin? 

  • Give Ampicillin by mouth as directed by your veterinarian.

What is in Ampicillin?

  • Ampicillin is the active ingredient in this medication.

  • Ampicillin is a penicillin-type antibiotic that works by causing death of bacteria. 

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Ampicillin is sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Ampicillin?

  • Resistance is a major concern when giving antibiotics. To help avoid any resistance, it is important to give antibiotics for as long as your veterinarian has prescribed, even if your dog or cat is looking and feeling better.