penicillin vk



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anonymous

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what is the diff between penicillin and penicillin vk?
 
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Robert A. Fink

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>what is the diff between penicillin and penicillin vk?

Penicillin VK *is* Penicillin. It is the potassium salt of Penicillin V, a derivative of the basic
compound. It is quick acting and is absorbable by mouth (so it does not have to be given by shot).

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Bob

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