the package insert of the medicine Cristalpen. Active principles Benzylpenicillin, Potassic.
In the treatment of infectious processes caused by Actinomoyces israelli (actinomicoses), Bacillus anthracis (anthrax), Neisseria gonorrhoeae (arthritis and endocarditis gonococcal), Fusobacterium fusiformisans (tract infection ganiturinário, gengivometite necrotizing ulcerative), Listeria monocytogenes (listerioses), Menigococcal meningitis (meningococcal meningitis), Erysipelotrix insidious, streptococci and other micro-organisms sensitive (bacterial endocarditis), Pasteurella multocida (meningitis), streptococcus, P. multocida, N. meningitis, and other microorganisms sensitive (meningitis streptococcal), streptococci (pericarditis-bacterial), streptococci, pneumococci, staphylococci sensitive, Clostridia and Fusobacterium fusiformisans (pneumonia), Spirillum minus and Streptobacillus miniformis (fever by bite of rats), Ascherichia colli, Salmonella, Shigella, Proteus mirabilla, Pasteurella multocida and streptococci (septicemia and bacteremia bacterial), Treponema pallidum (syphilis, including congenital), and Streptococcus pneumoniae. (osteomyelitis, mastoiditis, peritonitis, endocarditis, pericarditis, arthritis suppurativa). In the prophylaxis of infectious processes caused by Corynebacterium diphtherias (diphtheria), in infections of wounds by burns and bacterial endocarditis. Lyme disease (Borrelia burgdorfer) and erythema chronicum migrans.
When should I not use?
Patients sensitive to penicillins and cephalosporins.
How to use?
The dosage for each patient must take into consideration the susceptibility of the organisms causing the infection and the health status of the patient. The duration of the therapy depends on the severity of the infection. The treatment must be maintained for at least 48 to 72 hours after the patient becomes asymptomatic or after obtaining evidence of eradication of the infection. A minimum of 10 days treatment is recommended for infections caused by streptococci beta-hemolítos of The group, with the aim of preventing the occurrence of rheumatic fever or glomerulonephritis. Usual Dose for adults: Intramuscular or intravenous, 1 to 5 MUI, at intervals of 4 to 6 hours.
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