This medication contains an antibiotic from the penicillin family. Typically, it is used to treat infections. It requires several days to take effect.
This product is usually injected into a muscle (intramuscularly) by a health professional. The injection may be sore for a few days.
In addition to its desired action, this medication may cause some side effects, notably:
Respect the provided storage instructions for this product. If you have any questions, speak to the health care professionals who are overseeing your treatment.
Blood donation is usually refused during this treatment.
This information handout only provides an overview of your treatment. Given the complex nature of your treatment, you will receive information that is much more comprehensive and that deals specifically with your needs. Make sure that you have all the relevant information regarding your medication.
It is important to tell the health professionals you consult:
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