Description Of Gentamicin Eye Drop
Gentamicin Eye Drop helps in the treatment of a range of bacterial infections. It belongs to a group of tablet called the aminoglycoside antibiotics. The drug stops bacterial growth thus preventing or treating the infection.
Gentamicin Eye Drop Chemical Name
Gentamicin Eye Drop Manufacturer
Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Uses of Gentamicin Eye Drop
Gentamicin Eye Drop is used to treat bacterial infections of the eye and the skin around the eyes. It is also used to detain infection after an eye injury or surgery. It belongs to a class of tablet known as aminoglycoside antibiotics.
What is Gentamicin Eye Drop?
Gentamicin Eye Drop is used for Treatment of serious bacterial infections caused by pseudomonas aeruginosa, Proteus species, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella species, Enterobacter species, Serratia species, Citrobacter species and staphylococcus species and other conditions.
How Gentamicin Eye Drop working?
Gentamicin Eye Drop works by interrupting bacterial protein synthesis and growth.
How is Gentamicin Eye Drop used?
This medicine is for external use only. Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your health care physician. Check the label for directions before use. capture the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the tablet inside the lower eyelid.
Gentamicin Eye Drop Indications
You should carefully understand all instructions on the label. The duration and amount of tablet consumed should be as prescribed by the health care physician. It can be taken with diet or after diet. An adequate amount of water should be consumed to minimize the irritation caused in the stomach.
Gentamicin Eye Drop
Contraindication Of Gentamicin Eye Drop
- Hypersensitivity to Gentamicin Eye Drop is a contraindication. In addition, Gentamicin Eye Drop should not be used if you have the following conditions:
- Hypersensitivity to gentamicin or to other aminoglycosides
- Abdominal pain
- Blurred vision
- Hearing loss
- Dry mouth
- Fast heartbeat
Precautions And Warnings
Pregnancy - This tablet is not recommended for pregnant women.
Breast-feeding - Small amounts of this medicine is excreted in the human breast milk. Discuss with the doctor about benefits and risks. Monitoring of undesired effects like diarrhea, candidiasis is necessary.
Hearing loss - Gentamicin Eye Drop is not recommended in the patients with existing kidney injury or hearing problem it may increase the risk of deafness.
Neuromuscular disorders - Gentim 0.3% Eye Drops is not recommended in the patients with existing neuromuscular diseases like Parkinson's disease.
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