phenoxymethylpenicillin


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pen·i·cil·lin V

a penicillin derivative containing a phenoxyacetyl group; obtained from Penicillium chrysogenum Q 176; a crystalline nonhydroscopic acid, stable even in high humidity; it resists destruction by gastric juice; the potassium salt is used orally; precursor for the synthesis of analogue of cephalosporin C.

phenoxymethylpenicillin

A synthetic PENICILLIN. A brand name is Crystapen V. The drug is on the WHO official list.
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Micellar electrokinetic capillary chromatography for the separation of phenoxymethylpenicillin and related substances.
DPT was carried out with phenoxymethylpenicillin in 227 (53%) patients, with amoxicillin in 126 (30%) patients, and with amoxicillin-clavulanic acid in 72 (17%) patients.
Proportion receiving agent (%) Men Agent 64-74 75-84 [is greater than or equal to] 85 Tetracyclines 20 14 8 Pivmecillinam 0 2 7 Phenoxymethylpenicillin 14 9 7 Amoxycillin 16 6 4 Cephalosporins First-generation 14 28 23 Second/third-generation 2 4 7 Sulphatrimethoprim 17 15 20 Macrolides 11 11 4 Quinolones 2 5 8 Others 4 6 12 Proportion receiving agent (%) Women Agent 64-74 75-84 [is greater than or equal to] 85 Tetracyclines 12 4 3 Pivmecillinam 14 13 21 Phenoxymethylpenicillin 9 6 2 Amoxycillin 4 2 2 Cephalosporins First-generation 20 27 25 Second/third-generation 2 2 0 Sulphatrimethoprim 22 25 21 Macrolides 6 4 8 Quinolones 4 11 11 Others 7 6 7
The patient was given a diagnosis of erythema migrans, received phenoxymethylpenicillin (1 g, 3x/d for 10 days), and the rash disappeared.
godine u Nisavskom regionu Antibiotic consumption (DID)/Potrosnja antibiotika (DID) Upper RTIs Infekcije gornjeg respira- tornog trakta (J01, J02, J03, J32) INN 2008 2009 2010 Doxycycline 0.173 0.183 0.155 Amoxicillin 34.628 32.603 31.003 Phenoxymethylpenicillin 10.868 10.598 7.520 Amoxicillin.