Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops

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Alkem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Gentaril NA Eye/Ear Drops

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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8.36
10 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops

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Uses of Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops

Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops is used in the treatment of Bacterial infections.
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Side effects of Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops

Common

Facial swelling, Allergic reaction, Itching, Skin redness.

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How to use Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops works

Gentaril eye/ear drops is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.

In Depth Information on Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops

Expert advice for Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops

  • Inform your doctor if you experience itching, skin rashes, swelling of face, lips, throat or difficulty in breathing.
  • Discontinue use and consult your doctor if you develop irritation, sensitization or a superinfection
  • Avoid getting this medication into your eyes, nose and mouth. If this happens wash your face thoroughly with water.
  • Tell your doctor if you are suffering from inflammation of the middle ear (otitis media), kidney or liver problem, open wound or damaged skin. 
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. 
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to gentamicin or any of its ingredients. 
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Warnings
Special precautions for Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

It should be wiped off thoroughly prior to nursing if it is being applied to the breast or nipple area.
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Driving
Gentaril Eye/Ear Drops may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

patients should not drive or operate machinery until vision has cleared
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Gentari
l Eye/Ear Drops in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Gentaril NA Eye/Ear Drops

Frequently asked questions for Gentamicin Topical

Q. Is gentamicin topical a macrolide, steroid or a sulfa drug?
Gentamicin topical does not contain sulfa and is not a macrolide, or steroidal drug. It is a broad spectrum aminoglycoside
Q. Does gentamicin topical cause hearing loss or burn?
Yes gentamicin topical can cause hearing loss if used inappropriately. It can cause burning of eyes.

Substitutes for Gentaril

No substitutes found for this medicine
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