Possible Uses:Prevent or treat bacterial infections.
Drug Interactions:May decrease the effectiveness of oral contraceptives and may increase the effects of anticoagulants such as warfarin or Coumadin®.
Possible Side Effects:Diarrhea, rash, nausea, and vomiting. If patient has a penicillin allergy, may cause rash, swelling, or breathing difficulties. May also cause a superinfection such as vaginal fungal infection.
Last updated on 02/01/2010