Penicillin G

C difficile risk
Low
Oral Bioavailability
N/A
Cost
IV $14/d

Dosing

2 - 4 MU IV q4h

  • Wide dosing range, check specific syndrome/bacterium

CrCl > 30 mL/minCrCl 10 - 30 mL/minCrCl < 10 mL/minNo renal adjustment required1 - 2 MU IV q4h1 - 2 MU IV q6h

1 - 2 MU IV q6h

  • Give dose after dialysis on HD days

1 - 2 MU IV q6h

No data, consider 2 - 4 MU IV q6h

General Information

  • Streptococcal infections

  • Neurosyphilis

  • Cytopenias

  • Interstitial nephritis

Antimicrobial class: Penicillin

Pregnancy category: B

Average serum half life: 1 hour

Urine penetration: Therapeutic

Lung penetration: Therapeutic

CSF penetration: Moderate

Biliary penetration: Therapeutic

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