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Introduction: Benzylpenicillin

Description of Benzylpenicillin

Benzylpenicillin: the penicillin that constitutes the principal component of many commercial antibiotics.
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Benzylpenicillin: A penicillin derivative commonly used in the form of its sodium or potassium salts in the treatment of a variety of infections. It is effective against most gram-positive bacteria and against gram-negative cocci. It has also been used as an experimental convulsant because of its actions on GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID mediated synaptic transmission.
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Hierarchical classifications of Benzylpenicillin

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WordNet 2.1

  • penicillin
  • antibiotic,antibiotic drug
  • antibacterial,antibacterial drug,bactericide
  • medicament,medication,medicinal drug,medicine
  • drug
  • agent
  • causal agency,causal agent,cause
  • entity

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