What is Gentamicin?

Category: Prescription Drugs


Gentamicin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic, it may come in the topical, ophthalmic, nasal irrigation, or intravenous/injectable form. It is used in the treatment of susceptible bacterial infections, normally gram-negative organisms.


Based on patients currently taking Gentamicin

Dosage Patients
2 mL twice daily 1
40 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Gentamicin

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
Did not seem to work 1
Other 1
See all 4 patients who've stopped taking Gentamicin


Currently taking Gentamicin

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 1

Stopped taking Gentamicin

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
1 - 6 months 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Gentamicin after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Antibiotics 1
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