AdvaCare is a GMP manufacturer of Procaine Benzyl Penicillin powder for injections.
Procaine penicillin, also known as procaine benzylpenicillin, is a form of penicillin which is a combination of benzylpenicillin and the local anesthetic agent procaine.
Procaine penicillin is indicated in the treatment of moderately severe infections in both adults and pediatric patients due to penicillin-G-susceptible microorganisms that are susceptible to the low and persistent serum levels.
Procaine penicillin is specifically indicated for syphilis, respiratory tract infections where compliance with oral treatment is unlikely, cellulitis, erysipelas.
Alongside Pen V and Erythromycin, it is used to treat strep throat.
Procaine penicillin is also used as an adjunct in the treatment of anthrax.
As with all pharmaceuticals, some unwanted effects can occur from the use of procaine benzyl penicillin powder for injections. Always consult a doctor or health care professional for medical advice before use.
Common side effects include: diarrhea that is watery or bloody; peeling skin, severe pain, or changes in skin color where the medicine was injected; dizziness, joint or muscle pain; fast or pounding heartbeats;
numbness, tingling, pain, swelling, or redness in your arms or legs; confusion, agitation, depression, unusual thoughts or behavior; chest pain, problems with vision or speech; fever, chills, dizziness, muscle pain, rapid breathing or heart rate; uncontrolled muscle movements, problems with balance or walking; pale skin, easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness; sore throat and problems in urination.
For a comprehensive list of all possible effects, consult your doctor.
If any symptom persists or gets worse, or you notice any other symptom, then please call your doctor immediately.