Not Medical Advice: Pill imprint E 8 5 has been identified as Penicillin V potassium 500 mg.
Penicillin v potassium is used in the treatment of bacterial infection, fusospirochetosis, trench mouth, skin or soft tissue infection, streptococcal infection, upper respiratory tract infection and more. It belongs to the drug class natural penicillins.
Find patient medical information for penicillin V potassium oral on WebMD including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings.
About 10 percent of the population reports a penicillin allergy, but less than 1 percent of those people are truly allergic, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Here's why many people think they’re allergic when they’re not shared by Clevelandclinic.org.