Unipen

Active Ingredient(s): Nafcillin
FDA Approved: * October 11, 1965
Pharm Company: * WYETH AYERST
Category: Antibiotics

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



Unipen Overview

Nafcillin sodium is a narrow-spectrum[1] beta-lactam antibiotic[2] of the penicillin class. As a beta-lactamase-resistant penicillin, it is used to treat infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria, in particular, species of staphylococci that are resistant to other penicillins. Nafcillin is considered therapeutically equivalent to oxacillin, although its safety profile is somewhat different.[3] Contents 1 Indications 2 Side-effects 3 Intera...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Nafcillin
  • Capsule: 250mg
  • For Solution: 250mg/5ml
  • Injection: 10g, 10gm/vial, 1g, 1gm/vial, 20gm/vial, 2g, 2gm/vial, 4gm/vial, 500mg/vial
  • Tablet: 500mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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