Gentamycin Eye Drop Description:
Gentamycin Eye Drop is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Gentamycin Eye Drop is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Nausea, Vomiting, Skin rash, Diarrhoea, Hearing loss, Balance disorder (loss of balance).
This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.
Is Gentamycin a macrolide
Gentamycin does not contain sulfa and is not a macrolide, or steroidal drug. It is a broad spectrum aminoglycoside
Is Gentamycin nephrotoxic?
Yes, Gentamycin is a nephrotoxic drug. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Is Gentamycin safe for babies?
Gentamycin is safe for babies if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Does Gentamycin cause hearing loss or burn?
Yes Gentamycin can cause hearing loss if used inappropriately. It can cause burning of eyes
Is Gentamycin used for pink eye?
Yes, Gentamycin is used in the treatment of pink eye (conjunctivitis). Please consult your doctor before use
Does Gentamycin dialyze out?
Yes, Gentamycin is a dialyzable drug
What organisms does Gentamycin cover?
Gentamycin is mainly effective against pseudomonas, escherichia, enterobacter, klebsiella, staphylococcus, salmonella, serratia, and shigella species but rarely effective against streptococci and methicil