Medicine Overview of Zenotic Injection
Uses of Zenotic Injection
Zenotic Kit 20mg/2ml Injection is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
Side effects of Zenotic Injection
Nausea, Vomiting, Skin rash, Diarrhoea, Hearing loss, Balance disorder (loss of balance).
How to use Zenotic Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Zenotic Injection works
Zenotic kit 20mg/2ml injection is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting synthesis of essential proteins, required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
In Depth Information on Zenotic Injection
Expert advice for Zenotic Injection
It is given as a drip (intravenous infusion), as an injection directly into a vein or into a muscle; or as an ear or eye drops. Do not drive immediately after using gentamicin eyedrops because gentamicin in the eye may cause temporary blurring of vision. Gentamicin should be used with caution in premature babies because of their kidney immaturity, and in elderly people. Gentamicin may cause damage to the kidneys and/or nerves. Consult your doctor for monitoring Kidney function and drug levels in the blood during treatment. Consult your doctor, if you experience hearing loss, dizziness, numbness, skin tingling, muscle twitching, or seizures which may be signs of nerve damage. Do not start or continue the gentamicin and consult your doctor:
- If you have inflammation of the middle ear (otitis media), kidney or liver problem, open wound or damaged skin.
- If you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
- If you experience itching, skin rashes, swelling of face, lips, throat or difficulty in breathing.
Special precautions for Zenotic Kit 20mg/2ml Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Zenotic Kit 20mg/2ml Injection is unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor....
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Zenotic Kit 20mg/2ml Injection is safe to use during lactati+more
on. 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....
Zenotic Kit 20mg/2ml Injection may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Zenotic Kit 20mg/2ml Injection should be used with caution i+more
n patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zenotic Kit 20mg/2ml Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Zenotic+more
Kit 20mg/2ml Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Tenof 300mg Tablet, Idrofos 150mg Tablet, Tacromus 2mg Capsule, Toride 20mg Tablet
If you miss a dose of Gentamicin, please consult your doctor.
Frequently asked questions for Zenotic 20mg/2ml Injection
Frequently asked questions for Gentamicin
Zenotic does not contain sulfa and is not a macrolide, or steroidal drug. It is a broad spectrum aminoglycoside
Yes, Zenotic is a nephrotoxic drug. Please consult your doctor before taking the drug
Zenotic is safe for babies if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes Zenotic can cause hearing loss if used inappropriately. It can cause burning of eyes
Yes, Zenotic is used in the treatment of pink eye (conjunctivitis). Please consult your doctor before use
Yes, Zenotic is a dialyzable drug
Zenotic is mainly effective against pseudomonas, escherichia, enterobacter, klebsiella, staphylococcus, salmonella, serratia, and shigella species but rarely effective against streptococci and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (mrsa)
Q. Does it cover anaerobes?
It does not act against anaerobes.
Substitutes for Zenotic Injection
Biogesic 20mg/2ml Injection
Biochem Pharmaceutical Industries
₹1.75/ml of Injection
Gentasporin 20mg/2ml Injection
₹3.1/ml of Injection
Gmi 20mg/2ml Injection
Ravian Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹3.16/ml of Injection
Merigenta 20mg/2ml Injection
Mercury Healthcare Pvt Ltd
₹3.4/ml of Injection
₹3.57/ml of Injection