Penvik-DS

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Read drug prescription

infoIt is very important to know about what medicine is given by the doctor, for what condition, and when it needs to be taken in what dose. This information given by the doctor is called Prescription. The patients should be familiar with the medicine prescription, and the details about the medicine before purchasing it and using it. Some medications need not be prescribed by healthcare practitioners and can be purchased and used without prescription by the patients; these are called over-the-counter medications. Read the drug prescription information of Penvik-DS before taking it.

What is Penvik-DS

Penvik-DS V is an antibiotic in the Penvik-DS group of drugs. It fights bacteria in your body.
Penvik-DS V is used to treat many different types of infections caused by bacteria, such as ear infections,.
Penvik-DS V may also be used for other purposes not listed in Penvik-DS guide.

Penvik-DS side effects

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Call your doctor at once if you have any of these serious side effects:
  • diarrhea that is watery or bloody;
  • fever, chills, body aches, flu symptoms;
  • easy bruising or bleeding, unusual weakness;
  • urinating less than usual or not at all;
  • severe skin rash, itching, or peeling;
  • agitation, confusion, unusual thoughts or behavior; or
  • seizure (black-out or convulsions).

Less serious side effects are more likely to occur, such as:
  • nausea, vomiting, stomach pain;
  • vaginal itching or discharge;
  • headache;
  • swollen, black, or "hairy" tongue; or
  • thrush (white patches or inside your mouth or throat).

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
See also: Side effects (in more detail)

Select the most affordable brand or generic drug

infoGeneric drug is the basic drug with an active substance in it, and the name of the generic drug is same as active substance most of the times. Like Acetaminophen/Paracetemol is Generic name and it has different brand names like Tylenol, Acimol, Crocin, Calpol etc. All these Brand names contain the same Paracetemol, but the medications are manufactured by different companies, so the different brand names. Generic drug is always cheaper and affordable, and it can be replaced in place of brand name drug prescribed by the healthcare practitioner. The Generic medicine has same properties as branded medicine in terms of uses, indications, doses, side effects, so no need to worry on that. Just select the most affordable generic or branded medicine.

StrengthQuantityPrice, USDCountry
Sumapen 500 mg x 100's $26.42
Sumapen 250 mg x 100's $17.29
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Penvik-DS - Frequently asked Questions

Can Penvik-DS be stopped immediately or do I have to stop the consumption gradually to ween off?

In some cases, it always advisable to stop the intake of some medicines gradually because of the rebound effect of the medicine.

It's wise to get in touch with your doctor as a professional advice is needed in this case regarding your health, medications and further recommendation to give you a stable health condition.

How should I take Penvik-DS?

Take this medication exactly as it was prescribed for you. Do not take the medication in larger amounts, or take it for longer than recommended by your doctor. Follow the directions on your prescription label.

You may take Penvik-DS V with or without food.

To be sure this medication is helping your condition, your blood will need to be tested on a regular basis. Your kidney or liver function may also need to be tested. Do not miss any scheduled visits to your doctor.

Shake the oral suspension (liquid) well just before you measure a dose. To be sure you get the correct dose, measure the liquid with a marked measuring spoon or medicine cup, not with a regular table spoon. If you do not have a dose-measuring device, ask your pharmacist for one.

Take this medication for the entire length of time prescribed by your doctor. Your symptoms may get better before the infection is completely treated. Penvik-DS V will not treat a viral infection such as the common cold or flu.

Do not give Penvik-DS V to another person, even if they have the same symptoms you do.

This medication can cause you to have unusual results with certain medical tests. Tell any doctor who treats you that you are using Penvik-DS V.

Store Penvik-DS V tablets at room temperature away from moisture, heat, and light.

Store liquid Penvik-DS V in a refrigerator but do not allow it to freeze. Throw away any liquid Penvik-DS that has not been used within 14 days after it was mixed at the pharmacy.

Who should not take Penvik-DS?

Do not use this medication if you are allergic to Penvik-DS V or to any other Penvik-DS antibiotic, such as:

  • amoxicillin (Amoxil, Amoxicot, Biomox, Dispermox, Trimox);

  • ampicillin (Omnipen, Principen);

  • carbenicillin (Geocillin);

  • dicloxacillin (Dycill, Dynapen); or

  • oxacillin (Bactocill).

Before using Penvik-DS V, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs (especially cephalosporins such as Ceclor, Ceftin, Duricef, Keflex, and others), or if you have:

  • asthma;

  • kidney disease;

  • a bleeding or blood clotting disorder;

  • a history of diarrhea caused by taking antibiotics; or

  • a history of any type of allergy.

If you have any of these conditions, you may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely take Penvik-DS V.

FDA pregnancy category B. This medication is not expected to be harmful to an unborn baby. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant during treatment.

Penvik-DS V can make birth control pills less effective, which may result in pregnancy. Before taking Penvik-DS V, tell your doctor if you use birth control pills.

Penvik-DS V can pass into breast milk and may harm a nursing baby. Do not use this medication without telling your doctor if you are breast-feeding a baby.

What other drugs will affect Penvik-DS?

Before taking Penvik-DS V, tell your doctor if you are using any of the following drugs:

  • methotrexate (Rheumatrex, Trexall); or

  • probenecid (Benemid).

This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with Penvik-DS V. Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.

Can Penvik-DS be taken or consumed while pregnant?

Please visit your doctor for a recommendation as such case requires special attention.

Can Penvik-DS be taken for nursing mothers or during breastfeeding?

Kindly explain your state and condition to your doctor and seek medical advice from an expert.

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Reviews

Following the study conducted by gMedication.com on Penvik-DS, the result is highlighted below. However, it must be clearly stated that the survey and result is based solely on the perception and impression of visitors and users of the website as well as consumers of Penvik-DS. We, therefore, urge readers not to base their medical judgment strictly on the result of this study but on test/diagnosis duly conducted by a certified medical practitioners or physician.

Patient reports

One patient reported useful

How active was the Penvik-DS in relieving patients of the disease or symptoms?
Based on the survey reports from users of gMedication.com, about Useful percentage of users claimed the Penvik-DS were useful to them in reducing their symptoms and diseases. However, the effectiveness of the medicine is influenced by many factors like the perception of the symptom, the severity of the conditions, and some other factors; the brand name could also be a factor to an extent. In the event the medicine does not produce the same effective result in your case, ensure you consult your medical expert to reexamine you on your disease or symptoms and prescribe, after that, alternative medications.
Patients%
Useful1
100.0%


Patient reported side effects

No survey data has been collected yet


Patient reported price estimates

No survey data has been collected yet


Four patients reported frequency of use

How often should I take Penvik-DS?
According to the survey, gMedication.com reported that users of Penvik-DS should take 3 times in a day as the primarily recommended frequency. However, patients are advised to follow the dosage as prescribed by their physician religiously. To get the opinions of other patients on the ideal consumption frequency of the medicine, click here.
Patients%
3 times in a day3
75.0%
Twice in a day1
25.0%


Four patients reported doses

What is the specific doses you have used?
Penvik-DS May come in various doses. In most cases, antibiotics, antihypertensive, pain killers and anti-diabetic drugs available in different doses. Your doctor may prescribe any of the doses based on the severity of the patient's condition. According to our reports, users of gMedication.com used the drugs in the following dosage percentage (Provide dosage percentage). Only a handful of drugs are made in a single or fixed dose. Regular health conditions like fever have similar doses. For instance [acetaminophen, 500mg] was used by the patients surveyed although it comes in different doses.
Patients%
201-500mg4
100.0%


Five patients reported time for results

How long will I use Penvik-DS before I begin to notice the effect?
According to the report by users of gMedication.com, about 1 month and a few days was the most common time duration among the participants, before they began to feel relief in their health conditions. It is noteworthy that you may not get the same result with other users within the same time frame. Several factors determine the timeframe; hence we implore you to consult your medical expert to get professional advice on how long you should expect to see improvement while consuming Penvik-DS. However, if you wish to get the response of other users on the time effectiveness of using Penvik-DS kindly click here
Patients%
1 month3
60.0%
1 week1
20.0%
3 month1
20.0%


One patient reported administration

When is the best condition to take Penvik-DS: Before or after food?
Based on the survey, the users of gMedication.com voted that Penvik-DS is best taken at Before food. It is however worthy of mention that this popular vote may not be an appropriate description for your particular health condition. See your doctor for professional medical advice as regards the best time to take this medicine. If you wish to see the views of other users on the best time to take the medicine, simply click here.
Patients%
Before food1
100.0%


Five patients reported age

Patients%
16-292
40.0%
30-451
20.0%
6-151
20.0%
1-51
20.0%


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The information was verified by Dr. Harshad Shah, MD Pharmacology