Recall from the shelves of lentocilin (contains benzylpenicillin benzathine), an antibiotic given by intramuscular injection ​

Important notification regarding the recall from the shelves of lentocilin (contains benzylpenicillin benzathine), an antibiotic given by intramuscular injection.
This preparation is being collected from the shelves and from patients’ homes due to a suspected safety problem for patients.
There are other alternatives for this preparation.
Patients in possession of this preparation are warned not to use it, and to go to the HMO (kupat cholim) to return the preparation and receive a prescription for an alternative preparation.