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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
VK: penicillin v potassium

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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not likely: The bacterial organisms that cause bacterial vaginosis tend to be Gram negative anaerobes that Penicillin will not completely "kill". Anaerobes are ba ... Read More
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Dr. Charles Turck
17 years experience Pharmacology
No: No. Penicillin VK will not work for bacterial vaginosis. The antibiotics that are used to treat this infection are metronidazole and clindamycin.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Possibly: You don't know if you have an infection, do you? Taking antibiotics when you don't have an infection is totally useless, and taking antibiotics if you ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Epstein
48 years experience Dentistry
No: Pen v k is an antibiotic that is prescribed for dental infections. This in conjunction with the appropriate treatment should resolve the toothache.
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Dr. Howard Schneider
34 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
That depends: If your toothache is caused by an infection, then yes it can reduce the infection and the resulting pain. If your toothache is caused by a cavity, but ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Olivier Frankenberger
27 years experience Cardiology
PCN: It is penicillin v.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Stein
60 years experience Pain Management
Not likely: Penicillin is not known to make people sensitive to the sun.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Glusker
47 years experience Neurology
Body aches....: You should consult the doctor that prescribed your penicillin so he/she can reevaluate. It might be the disease or the drug. More history informatio ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terence Chapman
26 years experience Urologic Oncology
No: Pen VK is not part of the modern armamentarium of STD treatment.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Rumbyrt
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Not that I know: Antibiotics like pencillin generally do not have any effect on cognition. I am unaware of any psychotropic effects of pen vk.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
56 years experience Pediatrics
Penicillin: It is preferred to take penvk on an empty stomach for better absorption. However, if it causes abdominal discomfort, it can be taken with food and it ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
39 years experience Dentistry
Antibiotic: This is a broad spectrum antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections.
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