Benzylpenicillin

Penicillin G

Therapeutic Indications

Benzylpenicillin is indicated for:

Wound infections, skin and soft tissue infections

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Actinomycosis

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Rat bite fever

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Lyme disease

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Respiratory tract infections

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Bacterial endocarditis

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Infective otitis media

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Diphtheria

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Anthrax

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Listeriosis

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Brain abscess

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 180-300 mg/kg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 180-300 mg/kg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Osteomyelitis

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Tetanus

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Leptospirosis

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Gas gangrene

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Pasteurellosis

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 100 mg/kg in 4 divided doses daily

Bacterial meningitis

Irrespective of gender only Infants (40 days - 1 year old) , Children (1 year - 12 years old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 180-300 mg/kg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 180-300 mg/kg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Wound infections, skin and soft tissue infections

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Actinomycosis

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Rat bite fever

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Lyme disease

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Bacterial endocarditis

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Infective otitis media

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Diphtheria

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Anthrax

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Listeriosis

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Osteomyelitis

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Tetanus

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Leptospirosis

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Gas gangrene

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Pasteurellosis

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 50-75 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Bacterial meningitis

Irrespective of gender only Newborns (0 - 40 days old)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 100-150 mg/kg in 2-3 divided doses daily

Wound infections, skin and soft tissue infections

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Actinomycosis

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Rat bite fever

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Lyme disease

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Respiratory tract infections

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Bacterial endocarditis

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 7.2-12 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 7.2-12 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Infective otitis media

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Diphtheria

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Anthrax

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Listeriosis

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Brain abscess

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 3.6-14.4 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 3.6-14.4 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Osteomyelitis

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Tetanus

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Leptospirosis

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Gas gangrene

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 7.2-43.2 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 7.2-43.2 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Pasteurellosis

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 600-3600 mg in 4-6 divided doses daily

Bacterial meningitis

Irrespective of gender only Adolescents (12 years - 18 years old) Adults (18 years old or older)

For this indication, the medical literature mentions below treatments (click for details):

Treatment 1: Intravenous - 3.6-14.4 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Treatment 2: Intramuscular - 3.6-14.4 g in 4-6 divided doses daily

Contraindications

Active ingredient Benzylpenicillin is contraindicated in the following cases:

Hypersensitivity to penicillins

No gender/age discrimination