Whats the difference between penicillin vk tablets and cefprozil tablets?

Answers (1)

26 Jun 2011

Both medicines are antibiotics - they fight bacteria to stop infection.
They belong to different classes of antibiotics and have a similar spectrum of activity.
Cefprozil is in a group of drugs called cephalosporin antibiotics.
Penicillin VK belongs to the Penicillin drug class.
http://www.drugs.com/ppa/cefprozil.html
http://www.drugs.com/cdi/penicillin-vk.html

Votes: +0

Further Information

Search for questions

Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.

Similar questions

Has anyone with a penicillin allergy taken cefprozil and has a severe allergic reaction?

My daughter is allergic to pennicillin and was proscribed cefprozil and I am freaking out about giving it to her. She injured her foot at the ...

1 answer 14 Aug 2010

How many tablets per day should be taken of penicillin G 400 ?

I took them out of original bottle and I cant remember what the dosage was.

1 answer 13 Oct 2010

Can Penicillin Vk 500mg tablets(white oval S21) be cut in 1/2?

Can Penicillin Vk 500mg tablets (white oval S51) be cut in 1/2? ..so 250mg can be taken per dose. There's no line on the tablet, but I'm ...

2 answers 23 Dec 2010

Now I am using cefprozil . Now I want to use Bactrim DS also symulteniusly.may I use?

Now I am using cefprozil for sinusitis and for nose infection . Now I want to use Bactrim DS also symulteniusly.may i use cefprozil and Bactrim DS ...

1 answer 3 Feb 2012

Is azithromycin tablets usp related in anyway to penicillin?

I'm deathly allergic to penicillin I need to know if I can take this

1 answer 31 Jul 2013