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benzathine penicillin G

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noun ben·za·thine penicillin G \ˈben-zə-ˌthēn-, -thən-\
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benzathine penicillin

Medical Definition of benzathine penicillin G

  1. :  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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