Ekstentsillin - a natural  Ekstentsillin in bottles
 the antibiotic penicillin, derived from mold fungi Penicillium chysogenum.

Pharmacological action

According to the instructions Ekstentsillin has on microbial cells bactericidal effect. The drug has a rather prolonged action. Effective against gram (Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Staphylococcus spp), gram negative (Neisseria meningitidis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae) and anaerobic spore-forming (Actinomyces israelii, Clostridium spp., Bacillus anthracis) bacteria. It also has a high susceptibility Ekstentsillinu Treponema spp.

The instructions to Ekstentsillinu noted that to this a drug-resistant strains of bacteria producing (producing) penicillinase - Substances that Deplete Penicillin, for example, Staphylococcus spp.

Indications Ekstentsillinu:

  • Diseases caused by Treponema pallidum, including syphilis;
  • Infectious diseases caused by streptococcus (other than group B streptococci) - erysipelas, scarlet fever, tonsillitis;
  • Treatment of wound complications, the development of which is caused by the microflora, sensitive to the drug.

According to the instructions Ekstentsillin can also be used for the prevention of acute rheumatic fever and prevention of purulent postoperative complications.

Contraindications Ekstentsillinu:

  • hay fever;
  • bronchial asthma;
  • Individual hypersensitivity.

The drug is contraindicated for patients with a history is an indication of intolerance to beta-lactam antibiotics (penicillins, cephalosporins, and others.).

side effects

According to the instructions Ekstentsillin may cause the following side effects:

  • Anaphylaxis;
  • hay fever;
  • Hives;
  • Angioneurotic edema (angioedema);
  • Arthralgia;
  • Exfoliative dermatitis;
  • Exudative erythema multiforme;
  • headache;
  • Glossitis;
  • Stomatitis;
  • Leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, anemia;
  • Hypocoagulation.

Prolonged  The analogue Ekstentsillina
 Ekstentsillinom treatment may develop superinfection caused by fungi or resistant to antibiotics microbial flora.

Ekstentsillin: instructions for use

The drug is administered by deep intramuscular injection. Adults for the prevention of acute rheumatic fever is prescribed 2400000 IU once in 15 days. For the treatment of syphilis Ekstentsillin administered once every eight days 2400000 units. in the course of treatment prescribed 2 - 3 injections.

The dosage for children depends on their age and body weight (from 600,000 to 1,200,000 units).


When allergic reactions Ekstentsillinom treatment should be stopped immediately. It is strictly forbidden to enter the drug intravenously, subcutaneously, or endolyumbalno in the body cavity. In case of accidental introduction of Ekstentsillina into the lumen of the blood vessel can develop Oigney syndrome manifested impaired vision, anxiety and depression.

According to the instructions Ekstentsillin be administered simultaneously with B vitamins and ascorbic acid, which reduces the risk of fungal superinfection. If necessary, the patient can be assigned and antifungal drugs (levorin, Nystatin).

Analogs Ekstentsillina

Similarly, the action of this drug has a Bitsillin-1. It is similar Ekstentsillina. However, the dosage of the drug at the other. Therefore, before using analogue Ekstentsillina should consult with a specialist.

Dosage form

Ekstentsillin produced as a lyophilized powder in sterile vials. Powder immediately before injection aseptically diluted in water for injection.

Storage conditions Ekstentsillina

Ekstentsillin stored in a dry and reach of children, protected from direct sunlight, at room temperature.