Penicillin G benzathine and Procaine combined


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Penicillin G benzathine and Procaine combined, intramuscular
Penicillin G benzathine and Procaine combined, intramuscular (Bicillin C-R)
Penicillin G Benzathine and Procaine
(pen-ih- SILL-in, BEN-zah-theen, PROH-kain)
Pregnancy Category: B Bicillin C-R Bicillin C-R 900/300 (Rx)

Classification: Antibiotic, penicillin

See Also: See also Anti-Infectives and Penicillins .

Content: The injection contains the following: 300,000 units/dose: 150,000 units each of penicillin G benzathine and penicillin G procaine. 600,000 units/dose: 300,000 units each of penicillin G benzathine and penicillin G procaine. 1,200,000 units/dose: 600,000 units each of penicillin G benzathine and penicillin G procaine. 2,400,000 units/dose: 1,200,000 units each of penicillin G benzathine and penicillin G procaine. Injection, 900/300 per dose. 900,000 units of penicillin G benzathine and 300,000 units of penicillin G procaine.

Uses: Streptococcal infections (A, C, G, H, L, and M) without bacteremia, of the upper respiratory tract, skin, and soft tissues. Scarlet fever, erysipelas, pneumococcal infections, and otitis media. Note: For severe pneumonia, empyema, bacteremia, pericarditis, meningitis, peritonitis, and arthritis of pneumococcal etiology, use aqueous penicillin G during the acute stage.

Contraindications: Use to treat syphilis, gonorrhea, yaws, bejel, and pinta.

Additional Drug Interactions: Aspirin, ethacrynic acid, furosemide, indomethacin, sulfonamides, or thiazide diuretics may compete with penicillin G for renal tubular secretion prolongation of serum t 1/2 of penicillin

How Supplied: See Content

Dosage
?IM Only Streptococcal infections.
Adults and children over 27 kg: 2,400,000 units, given at a single session using multiple injection sites or, alternatively, in divided doses on days 1 and 3; children 13.5-27 kg: 900,000-1,200,000 units; infants and children under 13.5 kg: 600,000 units.
Pneumococcal infections, except meningitis.
Adults: 1,200,000 units; pediatric: 600,000 units. Give q 2-3 days until temperature is normal for 48 hr.

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