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GENTAMICIN SKIN OINTMENT
One gram of ointment (0.1%) contains 1.0mg of Gentamicin in the form of Gentamicin sulphate.
Gentamicin is an antibiotic of the aminoglycoside group with a broad spectrum of action against Gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. Microorganisms susceptible to Gentamicin include P.aeruginosa, the group klebsiella, Enterobacter, Serratia, E. Coli, Strains of Proteus, etc. Maximal concentration of Gentamicin at the site of the infection is reached by topical application which could not be achieved by general treatment (oral or parenteral).
Local treatment of acute topical infections of the skin, furunculi, burns, ulcers, infected wounds, abscess, impetigo, intertrigo, secondary infected eczema, as well as the prevention of infections
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Apply in a thin layer to the affected area 2-3 times daily. Cover with a sterile dressing in order to avoid contamination of affected area.
Hypersensitivity to Gentamicin
STORAGE AND PRECAUTION
Store below 25ºC. Protect from light
Tube of 15g skin ointment
KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN
NAFDAC REGISTRATION NUMBER: 04-1446
DRUGFIELD PHARMACEUTICAL LIMITED
Lynson Chemical Avenue,
Km 38, Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway,
Sango- Otta, Nigeria