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Pen Vk Uses
Maybe, maybe not: Many individuals mistake a viral nasophryngitis for sinusitis which is a closed airspace infection, unilateral and much less common. Pen vk has limited utility because of resistance. Would consult your doctor before taking left-over antibiotics which is what it sounds like you are getting ready to do. ...Read more
Forgot to take pen vk 500 mg at 4:15 aprx 2:55min ago should I still take it or wait till next one at 10:15?
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Yes: Depends on the cause of the infection. ...Read more
Nothing: As long as you are not allergic, it won't do any harm. ...Read more
See your doctor: It would depend on what type of infection was being treated. Your doctor would have written that on the prescription that was dispensed by the pharmacist. ...Read more
On pen vk 1000mg bid since thurs for strep and sunusitis. Now cough with chunky yellow-green sputum. Need recheck?
Other bacteria: If you know that you have strep and are on an adequate dose of penicillin, then one of two possibilities exist. 1.) you have a viral infection and the antibiotic is not helpful and 2.) there are other bacteria in your respiratory tract that are not sensitive to penicillin. Get a throat culture and determine what bacteria, if any, are present and a sensitivity to determine the correct antibiotic. ...Read more