Benzathine Penicillin is primarily indicated in conditions like
acute otitis media, Bacterial infections, Diphtheria carriers,
Gonorrhoea, Penicillin sensitive infections, Prophylaxis of
rheumatic fever, Streptococcal impetigo, Syphilis.
Benzathine Penicillin is contraindicated in conditions like
The severe or irreversible adverse effects of Benzathine
Penicillin, which give rise to further complications include
Urticaria, Allergic reactions, Serum sickness, Skin reactions.
Benzathine Penicillin is known to interact with other drugs like
Chloramphenicol, Probenecid, Tetracycline (HCl).These interactions
are sometimes beneficial and sometimes may pose threats to life.
Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an
alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.
Precautions & Warning:
Benzathine penicillin should be used with caution in patients with
medical history especially of any kidney disease, stomach or
intestine diseases or allergies to penicillins or other
antibiotics. Use with caution during pregnancy or lactation.
Use in Pregnancy and Nursing Mothers:
Soluble penicillin G is excreted into human milk. The manufacturer
recommends that caution be used when administering benzathine
penicillin-procaine penicillin to nursing women.
Treatment/antidote in The Event of Overdose:
If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center
or emergency room immediately.
Store below 25℃. Protect from moisture. Keep out of reach of