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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evans Prieston
Pharmacology 44 years experience
Gentamicin Dose: The correct volume to draw up in the syringe is 0.875 ml. Be sure that you have a syringe that is calibrated in units small enough where you can accu... Read More

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Goren
Ophthalmology 32 years experience
No: Unless you have a particular sensitivity or allergy to that drug. It is very commonly used for that purpose.
Dr. Thomas Wolf
Ophthalmology 41 years experience
Probably not: My main problem with this is that it does have a significant allergic profile in many patients where the actually worsen ; start using more because th... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Gentamicin: This aminoglycoside antibiotic will not heal tattoos. If you are asking if it can be used topically to treat a skin infection due to the tattoo the an... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
No: What is being treate .This combo is trying to treat fungus, inflammation and infection with bacteroa at same time. Problem should should be properly d... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Sometimes: Most pink eye is viral and garamycin (gentamicin), (gentamicin) a good anti bacterial, will have no positive effect. Sometimes it can be bacterial an... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aamir Siddiqi
Family Medicine 32 years experience
No, likely upset: Garamycin (gentamicin) is gentamycin an antibiotic which may cause, nausea, upset stomach and possibly diarrhea, similar symptoms as a viral abdominal... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 52 years experience
Depends: If your eye is infected with a susceptible bacterium, then the response will be rapid and you should notice improvent in 2-4 days. If you have the fa... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Paul
Ophthalmology 39 years experience
A week or less: Garamycin (gentamicin) is not used much by ophthalmologists any longer for "pinkeye", or conjunctivitis. Nevertheless, it is a reasonable choice for s... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Noel Alonso
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Yes.: Garamycin (gentamicin) is an acceptable front-line treatment for "pink eye" (conjunctivitis); however, as there is a lot of emerging resistance to som... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 21 years experience
Define "suitable": Vibramycin (doxycycline) and garamycin (gentamicin) gel are used to treat topical skin / soft tissue infections. Given your age, it may even be overki... Read More

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