A004 is referred as Penicillin Streptomycin Powder with 5000 units Penicillin and 5 mg Streptomycin per ml in 0.9% normal saline under HIMEDIA catalogue. A004 Penicillin Streptomycin Powder contains penicillin and streptomycin that are broad spectrum bacteriostatic and bactericidal agents effective against gram positive bacteria and gram negative bacteria.
Mechanism of action: Penicillin inhibits cell wall synthesis, while Streptomycin blocks the initiation complex of protein synthesis by binding to the 30S subunit of bacterial 70S ribosome, thus affects the protein synthesis.
Specifications: A004 Penicillin Streptomycin Powder is a powdered antibiotic mixture that contains 5000 units penicillin and 5mg streptomycin per
ml when reconstituted with sterile tissue culture grade water to indicated level. It is a white homogeneous powder with a PH in a range 5.80 -6.40.Store the powder at 2-8C. Reconstituted solution should be stored at -20C. Shelf life of the product is 24 months. Each pack contains 5x50ml of product.