Active ingredients: Benzylpenicillin
Benzylpenicillin sodium 600mg Powder for Injection.
Powder for injection.
White crystalline, water-soluble sterile powder.
Each vial contains Benzylpenicillin sodium 600 mg.
Benzylpenicillin is a beta-lactam antibiotic. It is bacteriocidal by inhibiting bacterial cell wall biosynthesis. Penicillin resistance can be mediated by alteration of penicillin binding proteins or development of beta-lactamases.
Tubular type III glass vials sealed with bromobutyl rubber plugs with aluminium overseals or plastic ‘flip-top’ caps. This product is supplied in vials containing 600 mg of powder in boxes containing 10, 25, 50, and 100 vials.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
Genus Pharmaceuticals, Linthwaite, Huddersfield, HD7 5QH, UK
December 1992/Renewal March 1998