Generic Name: Benzylpenicillin sodium
Product Name: BenPen
Used in the treatment of infections caused by pathogens sensitive to benzylpenicillin, including syphilis.Used as prophylactic treatment in patients undergoing procedures at risk of developing bacterial endocarditis, wound infections and sepsis caused by Streptococci.
Dosage level and frequency of administration should be guided by the nature & severity of the infection, and the status of the patient.Adults, Children > 10 years old:Minimum dose: 300 mg, 6 hourly. Dosage and frequency of administration may be increased in the cases of severe infections or more resistant organisms. 4-24 g may need to be given daily in severe infections.Infants, Children < 10 years old:
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