Brand Name(s): Beepen-VK, betapen-VK, ledercillin VK, pen-vee K, penapar VK, uticillin VK, v-cillin K, veetids
Drug Class: Penicillin Antibiotics
Treats: Strep throat, ear infections, skin infections, pneumonia and scarlet fever
Penicillin v Potassium is an antibiotic drug that prevents infections caused by certain bacteria. This medicine treats infections such as ear, skin, and throat infections, pneumonia and scarlet fever. It is also used to prevent rheumatic fever and chorea from reoccurring in the system. It cannot treat colds, the flu or other viral infections
Penicillin V Potassium is a medication used in treating of infections that may be caused by certain bacteria. Penicillin v potassium drug is penicillin antibiotic which works by interfering with the information of the bacteria’s cell wall while it is growing.
Penicillin v potassium drug should not be used if you are allergic to any of its ingredient or to other penicillin’s.
It should also not be used if you are taking a tetracycline antibiotic
You should share any list of medicines that you might be using while using penicillin v potassium
Avoid taking penicillin v potassium while you are pregnant or breastfeeding
If having stomach infections, especially in children at the age of 9 or younger.
In the dosage of penicillin v potassium side effects may occur. If some side effects appear not to be common, visit your doctor.
Using penicillin v potassium drug may cause drug interactions while used together with other drugs. Always share a list of drugs that you may be taking.
Follow instructions given by your doctor.