Gentamicin sulfate Ophthalmic Solution Rx

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Gentamicin sulfate Ophthalmic Solution

Ocular infections
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Gentamicin sulfate (equivalent to 3mg gentamicin per mL); contains benzalkonium chloride.

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Indications for Gentamicin sulfate Ophthalmic Solution:

Susceptible bacterial infections of conjunctiva and cornea.

Adults and Children:

1 or 2 drops in affected eye(s) every 4 hours. Severe infections: Up to 2 drops once every hour.


Discontinue if purulent discharge, inflammation or pain develops. Neonates. Pregnancy (Cat.C).

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Adverse Reactions:

Ocular burning/irritation, non-specific conjunctivitis, conjunctival epithelial defects, conjunctival hyperemia, bacterial and fungal corneal ulcers; rare: allergic reactions, thrombocytopenic purpura, hallucinations.

How Supplied:

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