Gentamicin Sulfate Injection
COMPOSITION: Contains per ml:
Gentamycin base.. .... mg
Solvents ad. ... ... ml
Gentamycin belongs to the group of aminogly cosides and acts bactericidal against mainly Gram-negative bacteria like E. coli, Klebsiella, Pasteurella and Salmonella spp. The bactericidal action is based on inhibition of bacterial protein synthesis.
Gastrointestinal and respiratory infections caused by gentamycin sensitive bacteria, like E.coli, Klebsiella, Pasteurella and Salmonella spp., in calves, cattle, goats, sheep and swine.
Hypersensitivity to gentamycin.
Administration to animals with a serious impaired liver and/or renal function. Concurrent administration with nephrotoxic substances.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: For intramuscular administration:
General: Twice daily 1 mI per 20- 40 kg body weight for 3 days.
High and prolonged application may result in neurotoxicity, ototoxicity or nephrotoxicity.
WITHDRAWAL TIMES: For kidneys: 45 days.- For meat: 7 days.- For milk: 3 days.
WARNING: Keep gentamicin sulfate injection out of reach of children