infection, infections in the heart, middle ear infections, rheumatic fever, scarlet fever, skin infections, upper and lower respiratory tract infections
Penicillin V works against only certain types of bacteria--it is ineffective against fungi, viruses, and parasites.
Most important fact about this drug
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If you are allergic to either penicillin or cephalosporin antibiotics in any form, consult your doctor before taking penicillin V.