Description of the medicine: Benzylpenicillin potassium salt (Benzylpenicillinum-kalium)
BENZYLPENICILLIN POTASSIUM SALT (Benzylpenicillinum-kalium).
Synonym: Benzylpenicillinum Kalicum.
Physical properties are the same as those of benzylpenicillin sodium salt.
Theoretical activity of 1600 PIECES in 1 mg; practically available with an activity of at least 1530 units in 1 mg.
According to the antibacterial effect, indications for use and doses, it does not differ from benzylpenicillin sodium salt, but is prescribed mainly for intramuscular and subcutaneous administration, as well as topically (in the form of aerosols, eye drops). Endolumbally do not enter. For intravenous injection, sodium benzylpenicillin is used.
Possible complications, precautions, contraindications, form of release and storage are the same as for benzylpenicillin sodium salt.