Always consult your doctor or pharmacist before taking of gentamycin eye & ear drops.
If your condition does not improve or becomes worse, then call your doctor.
Driving or operating machinery is okay as long as vision is clear as the drops may cause temporary blurred vision.
Do NOT use gentamycin eye & ear drops if:
- Allergic to gentamicin or other ingredients;
- You have a perforated eardrum;
- You suffer from myasthenia gravis or a related condition.
Use of gentamycin eye & ear drops during pregnancy or breastfeeding is only when considered essential by your doctor. Consult your doctor or health care professional before using gentamycin eye & ear drops.
Refer to your doctor or pharmacist for guidelines on dosage. Do not exceed what they advise. The usual dose is in eyes, 1-2 drops every four hours. In ears, 2-4 drops 3-4 times daily.
Potential interactions include with cephalosporins, amphotericin, cisplatin, cyclosporine, diuretic medicines, and curare-type muscle relaxants. Consult with your doctor about any medications you are taking, before your treatment with gentamycin eye & ear drops.