Penicillin

FDA Approved: * May 27, 1964
Pharm Company: * TEVA
Category: Antibiotics

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Penicillin Overview

Penicillin (PCN or pen) is a group of antibiotics which include penicillin G (intravenous use), penicillin V (use by mouth), procaine penicillin, and benzathine penicillin (intramuscular use). Penicillin antibiotics were among the first medications to be effective against many bacterial infections caused by staphylococci and streptococci. They are still widely used today, though many types of bacteria have developed resistance following extensive use. About 10% of people report that they are ...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penicillin

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Sulfur & Cream of Tartar Wafer

Years ago, given to each of us once per day for keeping mosquitos from biting & if they bit us, would not cause problems. ## Where can I find Sulfur and Cream of Tarter Wafers? I took them as a kid and never had any problems with bug bites and ticks and we played in the woods every day. As I got older I never had acne. I wanted to have my daughter try it, but can not find them. They were a little flat wafer about the size of a quarter and chewable. The taste was not bad at all....and a somewhat sweet. Can someone help me find this product if it exists? ## Linda, glad to see that someone besides I remembers these wafers. I still have not found them anywhere but I will keep checking smalltowm pharmicies & hopefully locate them somewhere!!! I just know they were wonderful! ## I fou...

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sulfatiazol con penicilina

what does this drug treat? ## If my translations serve me correctly, this drug combines Sulfathiazole and Penicillin, and is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. Did you come across it in an ointment, tablet, etc? I am curious to know... ## this ointment is applied to various types of wounds cuts..ect. to help prevent infection and heal quicker ## want to know where to purchase sulfatiazol con penicilina in oinment form 30g in Chicago Il. area ## Can I use Slftiazol as an effective treatment for scabbies ## Can you use it on a healing tattoo? ## I want to know where to purchase a cream I purchased in Mexico several years ago. Unguento Sulfatiazol con Penicilina ## I found it possible to purchase it in any state of mexico at any pharmacy in the city. You will almost always fi...

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pvk 250

round white pill pvk on top half 250 on bottom half back side has 66 on top and 949 on bottom ## Did anyone ever find out what this is? I have found the same pill in my daughters room. Any help would be great. ## Yes, this pill is 250 mg Penicillin V an antibiotic ## That is correct. NDC: 00781-1205 It is used to treat, or prevent various types of bacterial infections. Its side effects may include nausea, dizziness, headache, diarrhea, and non-allergic skin rash. Inactive ingredients may include: Hypromelloses Magnesium Stearate Polyethylene Glycol Povidone Talc Titanium Dioxide Is there anything else I can help with?

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Ampitrexyl 500mg

Ampitrexyl 500mg red & gray capsules ## Ampitrexyl is actually the name of a company that makes several different supplement products, claimed to help with immunity. However, since that is not the name of a specific product, I cannot provide you with any details. Can you post back with more information? ## PRO-MEX AMPITREXYL IS WHAT ON THE BOX....NATURAL ANTIBOTIC PROPERTIES NATURALLY COMBAT MICROBES W/O SIDE AFFECTS...ENGREDIENTS...ANDOGRAPHITIS / CORYDAILS YANHUSUO ## PRO-MEX AMPITREXYL IS WHAT ON THE BOX....NATURAL ANTIBOTIC PROPERTIES NATURALLY COMBAT MICROBES W/O SIDE AFFECTS...INGREDIENTS...ANDOGRAPHITIS / CORYDAILS YANHUSUO THIS IS THE WRITING ON THE BOX ## I am atm taking ampitrexyl for strep throat. will make another posting to tell ya'll how it went. Wife has strep thr...

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does betamox contain any penicillin

I am allergix to penicillin does it contain penicillin. I have flu and whant to drink it but dont know if it contain penicillin. ## No, this medication is listed as containing the active ingredient Amoxicillin. The U.S. FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. However, there are no guarantees that you may not also be allergic to it, or some other medications. It is actually known to happen frequently, those who are allergic to one mediation often discover that there are others that they are also allergic to. And this antibiotic is in the same family as Penicillin, so the risk may be higher. Is there anything else I can help with? ## Hi there I am allergic to pennicilincan I take betamox for throught infec...

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Is Gimalxina Amoxicilina 500 mg from Mexico Counterfeit? i.e. Placebo?

I have taken amoxicilina many times during my life; bought in the US and in Honduras. This last week I got a bottle of 60 capsulas while in Cozumel, to complete my antibiotic treatment (I lost the previous amoxi I was taking). I am very familiar with the smell and taste of amoxicilina and penicillin. I open the capsules when I take it, it tastes bad, and has a unique taste & smell (also in urine). The current bottle I just purchased, red & white capsulas, is a white powder with NO taste nor smell. Furthermore, it appears to have no affect on my sinusitis, and NO odor in urine. This is the first Amoxi I have ever taken that is like this (no taste & no odor. So common sense tells me I HAVE BEEN ROBBED. If this is COUNTERFEIT Amoxi, we need to STOP ITS SALE. The bottle I have s...

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Penicilina pomada

We LOVE this product and want more!! Please tell me about its current availability (my husband recalls it packaged in tiny red and white round tins that come in in a 'sleeve'). ## I'm sorry, but this site does not manufacture nor sell any products of any type. this is an information only website. The product you are referring to is a topical antibiotic ointment that contains Penicillin as the active ingredient to treat or prevent skin infections. In the U.S. anything containing Penicillin is only available by prescription, since it is an antibiotic. Where did you buy it at, when you picked it up, before? ## Yes, this product is great and I wish I could find some as well. My Mother bought some in Mexico many years ago. If you learn where to get it, please let me know. ## I bo...

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Flupen 250 - What Is It Used To Treat

I found flupen 250 in my son's school bag. What is this capsule for? ## Flupen contains the active ingredient Flupentixol, it is an antipsychotic that's most commonly used to treat schizophrenia. Learn more Flupen details here. Did you ask him about it? ## wrong again - whoever answers these questions is misinformed - flupen contains Flucloxacillin which is a penicillin antibiotic! Get your facts right please! ## I have boils under my armpit and wet to a local clinic and they prescibed flupen 250 for me is it the correct treatment for boils? ## I have boils under my armpit and went to a local clinic and they prescibed flupen 250 for me is it the correct treatment for boils? ## I fill pain in my stomach and womb and it feels lyk I hv a rushes so I get flupen and doxtet and metrod...

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craztronin Azitromicina a penicillin

I have a terrible cough and sinus problems. I have been wheezing so am on ventolin puffers. I am allergic to penicillin. Can I take craztronin? ## Hello, Leanne! How are you? Azithromycin is an antibiotic, the FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash and diarrhea. You should be able to take it, though there is a risk of your being allergic to other antibiotics, if you're allergic to one. However, this will only help, if your illness is due to a bacterial infection. If it is due to allergies or a cold, it will not help, so you shouldn't take, unless your doctor has prescribed it for you. Is there anything else I can help with? ## My husband is allergic Penicillin, can he take Craztronin?

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Sumapen 500mg Efficacy

does sumapen 500 really treat a rheaumatic heart disease? is it really possible if sumapen is just a pennicilin? my doctor said to me i should take it until i got 40.. ## I had been prescribed by my doc last week of sumapen to take daily 500mg 2x a day bec i had rheumatic heart desease to heal or avoid any infection. my question is what will be the side effectes of taking sumapen dailycoz this is antibiotic, will this harm my kidney? ## yes sumapen is pescribed by doctors if you have rheumatic heart desease. The question is will it treat the deasease to heal? or just a regular medicine to avoid any infection. Does Rheumatic heart desease can be heal thru medicine..How long is the treatment? ## Is it ok to take Sumapen 500mg and Zykast 10mg? ## My doctor also gave me penicillin sumapen f...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Penicillin
  • For Solution: 125mg/5ml, 200,000 units/5ml, 250,000 units/5ml, 250mg/5ml, 400,000 units/5ml
  • Injection: 1,000,000 units/vial, 1,200,000 unit/2ml, 1,500,000 units/vial, 1.2mil unit/ml, 2,000,000 unit/50ml, 2,400,000 unit/4ml, 20,000,000 units/vial, 3,000,000 unit/50ml, 300,000 units/ml, 300,000 units/vial, 5,000,000 units/vial, 600,000 units/1.2ml, 600,000 units/ml
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 125mg/5ml, 250mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 125mg, 250,000 unit, 250mg, 400,000 unit, 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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