Nafcillin Sodium Solution For Injection 1G Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Nafcillin Sodium: Solution for injection (1g)

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What is this Medicine?

NAFCILLIN (naf SILL in) is a penicillin antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

In-Depth Information

Nallpen 1g/50ml Premixed Solution for Injection

NDC: 003381017
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Cellulitis, Infectious Arthritis, Community-acquired Pneumonia, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections, Pneumonia, Bacteremia, Bone And Joint Infections, Skin And Skin Structure Infections, Osteomyelitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Meningitis, Endocarditis

Storage Information
Store frozen product at or below -4 degrees F
Nallpen 1g/50ml Premixed Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Nallpen 1g/50ml Premixed Solution for Injection

Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Angioedema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Laryngeal Edema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Vocal Cord Spasm Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Feeling Sick Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Skin Rash Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Tissue Death Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Hives Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Severe Allergy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Joint Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Exfoliative Dermatitis Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fever Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Muscle Pain Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Itching Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Serum Sickness Incidence:
<5.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Pseudomembranous Colitis Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Superinfection Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Loose Stools Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Mouth Ulcers Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tongue Discoloration Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
2.0-5.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Irritated Blood Vessels Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Nallpen 1g/50ml Premixed Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Marijuana and Nallpen 1g/50ml Premixed Solution for Injection(Nafcillin Sodium)
Marijuana and Nafcillin(Nafcillin Sodium)
Nafcillin can theoretically increase the elimination of Marijuana, Medical from the body. The side effects profile of Marijuana, Medical may be altered if you take Nafcillin. You may feel drowsy or more tired. Do not drive or operate machinery until you know how these drugs affect you. Contact your health care provider immediately if you notice slurred speech, confusion, increases heart rate, or palpitations while taking Marijuana, Medical.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Second Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Third Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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