Susceptible infections, Keratitis, Allergic conjunctivitis, Blepharitis, Allergic and inflammatory conditions of the eye, Chronic conjunctivitis, Spring... View More
Ophthalmic Superficial ophth infections: Instill 1-2 drops 4 hrly, up to 2 drops hrly in severe cases. As eye oint: Apply 1/2 inch into the conju... View More
History of hypersensitivity to aminoglycoside; pregnancy; hepatic impairment.
Mode of Action
Gentamicin is an aminoglycoside that binds to 30s and 50s ribosomal subunits of susceptible bacteria disrupting protein synthesis, thus rendering the ba... View More
Concurrent use of neuromuscular blocking agents; myasthenia gravis, parkinsonism; conditions predisposing to ototoxicity and nephrotoxicity; lactation. ... View More
Allergic contact dermatitis, Transient irritation, burning, stinging, Increased redness, lacrimation
Gentamicin: Additive effect w/ other neurotoxic and/or nephrotoxic drugs including cephalosporins, methicillin, amphotericin B, ciclosporin, cisplatin, ... View More