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Penicillin

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Vancomycin - Lab Tests Online AU

This test measures the concentration of vancomycin in the blood. Vancomycin is an antimicrobial that is used to treat serious infections caused by gram-positive bacteria. Developed in the 1950s, vancomycin was originally prescribed primarily when organisms proved resistant to penicillin or when a person was allergic to penicillin. Its use declined with the introduction of other antimicrobials such as methicillin, but has risen again with the emergence of methicillin-resistant strains of Staphylococcus, such as Staphylococcus aureus.

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Who can take amoxycillin?

Amoxycillin can be taken during pregnancy and if you are breastfeeding unless you are allergic to amoxycillin or penicillin. Find out what to tell your doctor before you take amoxycillin.

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Tazocin EF Powder for infusion - myDr.com.au

Tazocin EF Powder for infusion - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Maxamox Powder for Oral Suspension - myDr.com.au

Maxamox Powder for Oral Suspension - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Dicloxsig Capsule - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Who can take amoxycillin with clavulanic acid?

Amoxycillin with clavulanic acid can be taken during pregnancy and if you are breastfeeding unless you are allergic to amoxycillin or penicillin. Find out what to tell your doctor before you take amoxicillin with clavulanic acid.

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Cilicaine Syringe - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Timentin Powder for infusion - myDr.com.au

Timentin Powder for infusion - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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Piptaz Powder for infusion - myDr.com.au

Piptaz Powder for infusion - Consumer Medicines Information leaflets of prescription and over-the-counter medicines

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