Ampicillin belongs to a class of medications called penicillins. It kills bacteria by interrupting the integrity of bacterial cell walls. Ampicillin is used to treat various infections, including bacterial meningitis, urinary tract infections and systemic infections. Ampicillin does not work for virus or fungus infections.
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