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Penicillin V Potassium

In the US, Penicillin V Potassium (penicillin v potassium systemic) is a member of the drug class natural penicillins and is used to treat Bacterial Infection, Clostridial Infection, Cutaneous Bacillus anthracis, Fusospirochetosis - Trench Mouth, Lyme Disease - Erythema Chronicum Migrans, Otitis Media, Pneumonia, Rat-bite Fever, Rheumatic Fever Prophylaxis, Skin or Soft Tissue Infection, Streptococcal Infection, Tonsillitis/Pharyngitis and Upper Respiratory Tract Infection.

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Ingredient matches for Penicillin V Potassium


Penicillin V Potassium (USAN) is also known as Phenoxymethylpenicillin (Rec.INN)


Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

Further information on drug naming conventions: International Nonproprietary Names.

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