Gentamicin Ophthalmic Drops, Solution 0.3pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Gentamicin: Ophthalmic drops, solution (0.3%)

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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 eye infections.

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Gentamicin Sulfate 0.3% Ophthalmic Solution

NDC: 242080580
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Keratoconjunctivitis, Keratitis, Blepharitis, Blepharoconjunctivitis, Corneal Ulcer, Meibomianitis, Dacryocystitis, Bacterial Conjunctivitis

Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Store in original container
Store upright
Gentamicin Sulfate 0.3% Ophthalmic Solution

Reported Side Effects for Gentamicin Sulfate 0.3% Ophthalmic Solution

Eye Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

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


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