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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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...

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...

penicillin vk 500mg tabs

penicillin ## I have recently been prescribed Penicillin Vk 500 mg from a doctor. I was in SO much pain from my peridontal disease,(from my infection under my teeth), that the pain was excruciating. i went to an emergency hospital instead of a dentist. I have looked up this medication and it describes this certain medication to be used for throat, not an infection. Is this right? have you heard of anyone else being prescribed this medicine for a gum? mouth problem? ## This is a general antibiotic, it is used to treat many different types of infection, not just those of the throat or any other specific part of the body. I took it many times for dental infections. Here's a link to the monograph for more information: Broad spectrum antibiotics, such as this one, can be used to treat ma...

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...

White oblong pill no imprint Mexico

It’s supposed to be penicillin. I don’t wanna kill myself. I bought it in Mexico. ## Hello Jay, Unfortunately any medicine that you purchased from mexico that doesn't have an imprint is not going to be identifiable. In the U.S we use the imprints on the medicines to be able to physically identify the pill which allows us to trace them back to their manufacturer which in turn allows us to pull up the information on the specific medication. As a personal rule of thumb I never take any medicine that I'm not able to identify and trace back to the manufacturer. Your pill may contain penicillin, it may simply be a placebo sugar pill or it could theoretically contain morphine. While that's a gross exaggeration it's really not off base, the fact is you simply don...

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...

Is Penicillin good for boils?

Hi, I got a boil on my ankle, my head and my other leg. I took antibiotics called penicillin. They started draining but all of them are still with the core. Is this pill good for this condition? Please help me. It's been 3 weeks. ## Did your doctor prescribe it for you? This is an antibiotic that is used to treat various types of bacterial infections. The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, non-allergic skin rash, and diarrhea. How long did you take it? ## Hi, My son suffers with boils and I've been trying to get his doctor to order him some antibiotic like she did before but something stronger because they keep coming back. I have some penicillin VK from a couple of months ago and I was thinking will this work for him, so he can...

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...

pill imprinted with 93 1172 - ok for dog?

Can these pills be given to a dog for a leg infection? The pill has 1172 on one side and 93 on the other side. ## What are the pills with 93 stampes on one side , and 1172 stampes on the other mean. ## Have they been prescribed for your dog? These tablets are manufactured by Teva Pharmaceuticals and they list them as containing 250mgs of Penicillin V, it is commonly used to treat, or prevent bacterial infections. The FDA lists the typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, drowsiness, skin rash, and diarrhea. Does this answer your question, Vernon?

white 500

WHITE OBLONG PILL WITH IMPRINT PVK 500 ON ONE SIDE AND 66 950 ON THE OTHER ## 50 for 50 ## pvk 500 66950 ## This is a 500mgs Penicillin V Potassium tablet which is distributed by A-S Medical Solutions, it is an antibiotic that is used to treat various types of bacterial infections. NDC code: 54569-2710 The FDA lists its typical side effects as possibly including nausea, dizziness, headache, diarrhea, and non-allergic skin rash. Inactive ingredients may include: hypromelloses magnesium stearate polyethylene glycol povidone magnesium silicate titanium dioxide Is there anything else I can help with?


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • 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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