Bicillin


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Bicillin

A brand name for benzathine PENICILLIN.

Bicillin,

n.pr the brand name for penicillin G benzathine.
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Bicillin L-A is a long-acting penicillin given by intramuscular injection 2 to 3 times weekly.
Bicillin L-A (penicillin G benzathine injectable suspension) is the only currently approved penicillin G benzathine product indicated for use in sexually transmitted infections such as syphilis.
When the hospital administered penicillin and bicillin, he suffered severe spasms and cardiorespiratory arrest.
9] In other cases, managed care organizations might bypass the problem by administering treatments that do not require compliance at all--as with a one-time (but painful) injection of bicillin, instead of oral antibiotics, for a sexually transmitted disease.