GENERIC NAME: PIVAMPICILLIN - ORAL TABLET (piv-AMP-ih-sill-in)
USES: This medication is an antibiotic used to treat various infections.
HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth as directed usually twice a day for 7 to 14 days. This may be taken with food if stomach upset occurs. For best results, take each dose at evenly spaced intervals around the clock. This will ensure a constant level of medication in your blood. Take this medication for the full time prescribed. Do not stop taking this without your doctor's approval. Stopping therapy too soon may result in a reinfection.
SIDE EFFECTS: Esophageal discomfort, indigestion, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach upset, gas or dizziness may occur. If any of these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor. Notify your doctor if you develop: a skin rash, itching, hives. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
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