News Results - penicillin

  • Drug firms ask governments to join fight against superbugs

    Lycos News21 Jan 2016

    DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - More than 80 international drug and biotech firms urged governments to work with them to combat drug-resistant superbugs which could kill tens of millions of people within decades unless progress is made and new antibiotics found.

  • Penicillin Uses, Side Effects & Allergy Warnings - Drugs.com

    www.drugs.com/penicillin.html Penicillin is used to treat infections caused by bacteria, such as ear infections. Includes penicillin side effects, interactions and indications.
  • Penicillin - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penicillin Penicillin (PCN or pen) is a group of antibiotics which include penicillin G (intravenous use), penicillin V (oral use), procaine penicillin, and benzathine ...
  • History of Penicillin

    inventors.about.com/od/pstartinventions/a/Penicillin.htm Penicillin is one of the first and still one of the most widely used antibiotic agents. We detail the history of this discovery and scientists involved.
    • penicillin V (Veetids, Pen-Vee-K ): Click for Side Effects

      www.medicinenet.com/penicillin_v_phenoxymethyl_penicillin/article.htm Consumer information about the penicillin V (Veetids, Pen-Vee-K), an antibiotic prescribed to treat infections like laryngitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, and for ...
    • penicillin | drug | Britannica.com

      www.britannica.com/science/penicillin Penicillin, Fleming, Sir Alexander: production of penicillin Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc. one of the first and still one of the most widely used antibiotic agents ...
    • Penicillin, The Wonder Drug - University of Hawaii

      www.botany.hawaii.edu/faculty/wong/BOT135/Lect21b.htm Penicillin. Introduction. Today, the use of penicillin and other antibiotics are common place. The various antibiotics are used to treat a number of what are now ...
    • Penicillin | definition of penicillin by Medical dictionary

      medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/penicillin penicillin [pen″ĭ-sil´in] any of a large group of natural or semisynthetic antibacterial antibiotics derived directly or indirectly from strains of fungi of the ...