methicillin sodium


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meth·i·cil·lin so·di·um

(meth'i-sil'in sō'dē-ŭm),
A semisynthetic penicillin salt for parenteral administration; restriction of its use to infections caused by penicillin G-resistant staphylococci is recommended; it is less effective than penicillin G in infections caused by hemolytic streptococci, pneumococci, gonococci, and penicillin G-sensitive staphylococci.
Synonym(s): sodium methicillin

meth·i·cil·lin so·di·um

(meth'i-sil'in sō'dē-ŭm)
A semisynthetic penicillin salt for parenteral administration; restriction of its use to infections caused by penicillin G-resistant staphylococci is recommended; it is less effective than penicillin G in infections caused by hemolytic streptococci, pneumococci, gonococci, and penicillin G-sensitive staphylococci.

meth·i·cil·lin so·di·um

(meth'i-sil'in sō'dē-ŭm)
A semisynthetic penicillin salt for parenteral administration; restriction of its use to infections caused by penicillin G-resistant staphylococci is recommended; less effective than penicillin G in infections caused by hemolytic streptococci, pneumococci, gonococci, and penicillin G-sensitive staphylococci.

methicillin sodium,

n a semisynthetic penicillin salt for parenteral administration. Restriction of its use to infections caused by penicillin G-resistant staphylococci is recommended.