Gentamicin, Sodium Chloride Solution For Injection 100-0.9pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Gentamicin, Sodium Chloride: Solution for injection (100-0.9%)

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What is this Medicine?

GENTAMICIN (jen ta MYE sin) is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial infections. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

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Gentamicin Sulfate 100mg in Sodium Chloride 0.9% Solution for Injection

NDC: 003380505
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bacteremia, Peritonitis, Meningitis, Intraabdominal Infections, Septicemia, Bone And Joint Infections, Endocarditis, Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Bartonellosis, Pneumonia, Cystic Fibrosis, Nosocomial Pneumonia, Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID), Granuloma Inguinale, Gonorrhea, Bronchiectasis, Cellulitis, Burn Wound Infection, Tularemia Prophylaxis, Skin And Skin Structure Infections, Tularemia, Surgical Infection Prophylaxis, Lower Respiratory Tract Infections, Tubo-ovarian Abscess, Plague, Community-acquired Pneumonia

Storage Information
Store at 77 degrees F; brief exposure up to 104 degrees F does not adversely affect product
Avoid excessive heat (above 104 degrees F)
Gentamicin Sulfate 100mg in Sodium Chloride 0.9% Solution for Injection
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

SECOND Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

THIRD Trimester

Class D - Adequate well-controlled or observational studies in pregnant women have demonstrated a risk to the fetus. However, the benefits of therapy may outweigh the potential risk. For example, the drug may be acceptable if needed in a life-threatening situation or serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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