What is the indications for penicillin?
Treatment of infections due to susceptible strains of Gram positive and Gram negative organisms (see Actions, Microbiology). Bacteriological studies to determine the organism and its sensitivity should be undertaken. (MIMS Online Prescribing Medication,)
Are you referring to Diazepam-Feltrex® or Ampitrex? The medicine, Ampitrex, is made in the Dominican Republic by Feltrex Laboratories. The tablets are known as Ampicillin, a common prescription antibiotic similar to penicillin. It may help with Tonsillitis, Pharyngitis, Skin Infections, Prophylaxis of rheumatic fever, Moderate-to-severe gingivitis (with metronidazole) and specific indications for procaine penicillin include Syphilis.
Yes, amoxicillin is a member of the penicillin group of antibiotics. Yes and No, it is more of the bacteria of penicillin than the actual antibiotic. It is a part of the penicillin family true, and is given to patients that are allergic to penicillin. Not just because the bacteria is penicillin resistant.
Drug indications is the term used to list all the reasons why you would use that drug. As an example, "skin infection" would be the drug indication for an antibiotic. You can have official drug indications (approved by the government, autorities, etc..) and "non-official" indications (used for that reason, but not approved by studies, proofs, etc..)