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What are the side effects of Penicillin?

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Dr. Bhanu Partap

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Posted on Tue, 14 Nov 2017 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Question: is heart affected by penicillin?
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Answered by Dr. Bhanu Partap 10 minutes later
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Hello Ma'am

After going through the medical query raised by you I would like to tell you that Penicillin is still a wonder drug and is used for the treatment of various ailments include heart diseases like Rheumatic fever and Infective Endocarditis with wonderful results.

There is no know or documented significant adverse effects on heart with its use.

I hope this information will answer your query.

Kind Regards
Dr Bhanu partap
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