What is Penicillin G sodium
Penicillin G sodium is an antibiotic medication that is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. It belongs to a class of antibiotics known as penicillins, and works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria. Penicillin G sodium is available in a variety of forms, including tablets, capsules, and injections, and is typically prescribed for the treatment of bronchitis, pneumonia, and sinus infections.
Benefits of Penicillin G sodium
and Its Uses.
Penicillin G Sodium is a bactericidal antibiotic that is used to treat a variety of infections caused by bacteria. It is available as an oral tablet, a powder for injection, and a reconstituted solution. Penicillin G Sodium is indicated for the treatment of:
-acute streptococcal pharyngitis and tonsillitis
-urinary tract infections
Penicillin G Sodium is a semisynthetic penicillin that is derived from the fermentation of Penicillium notatum. It is a beta-lactam antibiotic that inhibits the synthesis of the peptidoglycan layer of
Side Effects and Dosage of Penicillin G sodium
Penicillin G sodium is a semisynthetic antibiotic derived from the penicillin nucleus, 6-aminopenicillanic acid. Chemically, it is sodium (2S,5R)-5-aminopenicillanic acid monosodium salt. It is a white to off-white, odorless, hygroscopic powder that is freely soluble in water and slightly soluble in alcohol.
Penicillin G sodium is available for injection, intramuscularly, and intravenously. The usual adult dosage is 250,000 to 1,000,000 units per day, divided into 4 or 6 doses. The total daily dose should not exceed 4,000,000 units. The pediatric dosage is 50,000 to 200,000 units per day, divided into 4 or 6 doses.
The most common adverse reactions are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and rash. Less common adverse reactions include fever, anorexia, and leukopen