benzathine penicillin G

noun
ben·​za·​thine penicillin G | \ ˈben-zə-ˌthēn-, -thən- How to pronounce benzathine penicillin G (audio) \
variants: also benzathine penicillin

Medical Definition of benzathine penicillin G

: penicillin g benzathine … contains only half the dose of benzathine penicillin G that is recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for treatment of syphilis.— Lisa Richardson, The Los Angeles Times, 20 Mar. 2004

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