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|Generic Name||Gentamycin Sulph.|
|Manufacturer||Nicholas Piramal (India)|
About the drug:
Gentamicin sulphate is the main active pharmaceutical ingredient present in the Genticyn Eye Drop. Gentamicin sulphate is a sterile opthalmic solution, used to treat a wide variety of bacterial infections, it is effective against various bacterial eye infections and treats various bacterial eye diseases.
Uses of the drug:
Genticyn Eye Drops is an eye solution used to treat bacterial infections of the eye. It is especially effective when used to treat conjunctivitis which was caused due to an injury. It is an aminoglycoside drug which works by impairing the bacteria’s ability to produce proteins, that stops the further growth of the bacterial cell. In addition treats the symptoms which may be caused by the infection, such as irritation, itchiness, and inflammation.
Working of the drug:
This drug consists of Gentamicin sulphate. This medicine is a topical antibiotic that works by slowing or stopped the growth and kills the sensitive bacteria which is responsible for the infection. And thus cures the bacterial infection of an eye.
Genticyn Eye Drop is manufactured by Allergans Pharma, India. The drugs are available on our website. To buy Genticyn -0.03 % Eye Drop online, visit alldaychemist.com.
Dosage form and strengths:
The drug is available in the form of sterile Opthalmic solution under the following brand name and strength on our website:
- Genticyn – 0.03 Eye Drop
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Before you take the drug:
Do not take the drug if you:
- Are allergic or hypersensitive to this active ingredient Gentamicin sulphate or any other ingredient of the medicine
- The solution changes color or become cloudy
- Wear contact lenses
Tell your doctor if you:
- Have a history of severe allergic reaction
- Have an eye Infection
- Have or recently had an ocular surgery
- Have diabetes
- Are pregnant or planning to be pregnant in the near future
- Are breastfeeding women
How much to take the drug?
Dosage depends upon your various physical parameters such as your medical condition, your response to the treatment, your age, weigh, height, etc. Therefore, the correct dose will be decided by your doctor. Take the dose exactly as prescribed by the doctor. Do not double the dose.
How to take the drug?
The drug is available in the form of an Eye Drop. It is to be taken through an ocular route that means it should be applied topically through the eye. Remember to shake the bottle well before use, then open the lid and slowly instill this medicines drop by drop, it is recommended to gently close the eyes for one to two minutes after the administration, so that the medicament will absorb properly. Close the lid after the use.
For how long to take it?
You should take the dose until you finish the prescribed dose. Do not change and stop the dose even if you feel better. You should complete the prescribed dose.
In case of an overdose, contact your Doctor right away or get emergency medical attention as soon as possible.
If you miss a dose of Genticyn, then take it as soon as you remember.Never take the missed dose if the time to take the next dose is nearby. Taking multiple doses at the same time can lead to an overdose which can be dangerous.
Side effects of the drug:
Diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, headache, dizziness and fever are the common side effects of Gentamicin sulphate. If any of these effects continue for a long time or if conditions become uncontrolled, then contact your doctor immediately.
Gentamicin sulphate may rarely cause serious side effects such as: Eye pain, change in vision, eye discharge, continued redness of the eye, persistent irritation, conjunctivitis, Eye fatigue, lid margin crusting or sticky sensation. The information on side effects of Gentamicin sulphatein this guide is not complete and there may be other side effects.
Common drug interactions:
You must let your doctor know about your medical history and always carry the list of all medications which you may be using, especially if you are using another eye drop or taking any eye medication. There may be other medications that show drug interaction with this drug if co-administered at the same time. Never start a new medication with consulting a doctor.
Things to remember:
- Do not share this medicine with anyone else, even if someone is having a similar symptoms as you are having
- Do not use this medication for any other disease without consulting with the doctor
- In case you do not feel well after completing the medication prescribed by your doctor, then consult your doctor immediately
- Store the medicine at room temperature. Do not freeze this medicament.