Drug Strengths: Gentamicin 40 mg/ml, 2ml Ampoule
Gentamicin 40 mg/ml, 30ml Vial
Physical Form: Injection Liquid
It is an antibiotic used to treat several types of bacterial infections. This may include bone infections, endocarditis, pelvic inflammatory disease, meningitis, pneumonia, urinary tract infections, and sepsis among others. It is not effective for gonorrhea or chlamydia infections. It can be given intravenously, by injection into a muscle, or topically. Topical formulations may be used in burns or for infections of the outside of the eye.