NDC Package 50090-1016-0 Bicillin L-a

Penicillin G Benzathine Injection, Suspension Intramuscular - View Billable Units, 11-Digit Format, RxNorm

Package Information

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NDC Package Code:
50090-1016-0
Package Description:
10 SYRINGE in 1 PACKAGE / 2 mL in 1 SYRINGE
Product Code:
Proprietary Name:
Bicillin L-a
Non-Proprietary Name:
Penicillin G Benzathine
Substance Name:
Penicillin G Benzathine
Usage Information:
Penicillin G benzathine is used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections. It may also be used to prevent certain bacterial infections (such as rheumatic fever). This medication is a long-acting penicillin antibiotic. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria.
11-Digit NDC Billing Format:
50090101600
Billing Unit:
ML - Billing unit of "milliliter" is used when a product is measured by its liquid volume.
NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk:
  • RxCUI: 731564 - penicillin G benzathine 600,000 UNT in 1 ML Prefilled Syringe
  • RxCUI: 731564 - 1 ML penicillin G benzathine 600000 UNT/ML Prefilled Syringe
  • RxCUI: 731564 - penicillin G benzathine 600,000 UNT per 1 ML Prefilled Syringe
  • RxCUI: 731566 - BICILLIN L-A 600,000 UNT in 1 ML Prefilled Syringe
  • RxCUI: 731566 - 1 ML penicillin G benzathine 600000 UNT/ML Prefilled Syringe [Bicillin L-A]
  • Product Type:
    Human Prescription Drug
    Labeler Name:
    A-s Medication Solutions
    Dosage Form:
    Injection, Suspension - A liquid preparation, suitable for injection, which consists of solid particles dispersed throughout a liquid phase in which the particles are not soluble. It can also consist of an oil phase dispersed throughout an aqueous phase, or vice-versa.
    Administration Route(s):
  • Intramuscular - Administration within a muscle.
  • Sample Package:
    No
    FDA Application Number:
    NDA050141
    Marketing Category:
    NDA - A product marketed under an approved New Drug Application.
    Start Marketing Date:
    06-27-1952
    Listing Expiration Date:
    12-31-2024
    Exclude Flag:
    N
    Code Structure:

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    Other Product Packages

    The following packages are also available for this product:

    NDC Package CodePackage Description
    50090-1016-11 SYRINGE in 1 PACKAGE / 2 mL in 1 SYRINGE

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is NDC 50090-1016-0?

    The NDC Packaged Code 50090-1016-0 is assigned to a package of 10 syringe in 1 package / 2 ml in 1 syringe of Bicillin L-a, a human prescription drug labeled by A-s Medication Solutions. The product's dosage form is injection, suspension and is administered via intramuscular form.

    Is NDC 50090-1016 included in the NDC Directory?

    Yes, Bicillin L-a with product code 50090-1016 is active and included in the NDC Directory. The product was first marketed by A-s Medication Solutions on June 27, 1952 and its listing in the NDC Directory is set to expire on December 31, 2024 if the product is not updated or renewed by the manufacturer.

    What is the NDC billing unit for package 50090-1016-0?

    The contents of this package are billed per "ml or milliliter", products billed per milliliter are usually products measured by liquid volume.

    What is the 11-digit format for NDC 50090-1016-0?

    The 11-digit format is 50090101600. The 11-digit billing format might be required by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and other payers in billing claim forms.

    This package code is originally configured in a 5-4-1 segment 10-digit format and by adding a zero within the original NDC package code we can obtain the converted 11-digit format in a 5-4-2 segment configuration. The table below shows the 11-digit code conversion:

    10-Digit Format10-Digit Original Code11-Digit Format11-Digit Code
    5-4-150090-1016-05-4-250090-1016-00