NICOGENTA 0.25% EYE/EAR DROPS

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Composition for NICOGENTA 0.25% EYE/EAR DROPS

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Pregnancy
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10 ML in 1 packet
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Substitutes for NICOGENTA

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of NICOGENTA EYE/EAR DROPS

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Uses of NICOGENTA EYE/EAR DROPS

Nicogenta 0.25% eye/ear drops is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of NICOGENTA EYE/EAR DROPS

Common

Facial swelling, Allergic reaction, Itching, Skin redness.

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How to use NICOGENTA 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 NICOGENTA EYE/EAR DROPS works

Nicogenta 0.25% 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 NICOGENTA EYE/EAR DROPS

Expert advice for NICOGENTA 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. 
Warnings
Special precautions for NICOGENTA 0.25% EYE/EAR DROPS
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nicogenta 0.25% 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
Nicogenta 0.25% eye/ear drops is probably safe to use during
breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
patients should not drive or operate machinery until vision has cleared
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for NICOGENTA 0.25% 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.