Brand name authorized in: Netherlands
The drug ACIPEN-V contains one active pharmaceutical ingredient (API):
Phenoxymethylpenicillin is a broad spectrum beta-lactam antibiotic. Phenoxymethylpenicillin binds to penicillin-binding proteins located on the inner membrane of the bacterial cell wall. Phenoxymethylpenicillin binds to and inactivates these proteins resulting in weakening of the bacterial cell wall and lysis.
This drug has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification system as follows: