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Gentapen

Manufactured by: Morepen Laboratories Ltd

Contains / Salt: Gentamicin

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Gentapen Price and Pack Size

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Gentapen Information

Gentapen Benefits & Uses

Gentapen is used to treat the following -

Gentapen Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Gentapen

Gentamicin

Gentapen Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Gentapen is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Allergic reaction
  3. Rash
  4. Diarrhoea
  5. Headache translation missing: en.rare
  6. Urticaria
  7. Fatigue translation missing: en.rare
  8. Skin redness
  9. Vertigo translation missing: en.rare
  10. Weakness
  11. Ringing in ears
  12. Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mouth)

Gentapen Related Warnings

Is the use of Gentapen safe for pregnant women?

Gentapen shows severe effect on pregnant women. For this reason, take it after medical advice only. Taking it with your desire can be harmful.

Severe

Is the use of Gentapen safe during breastfeeding?

Gentapen does not have any harmful effects on breastfeeding women.

Safe

What is the effect of Gentapen on the Kidneys?

Gentapen may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Gentapen on the Liver?

Using Gentapen does not have any harmful effects on [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Gentapen on the Heart?

You can take Gentapen without any fear of damage to [Organ].

Safe

Severe Interaction of Gentapen with Other Drugs

Gentapen should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Gentapen Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Gentapen unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Ulcerative Colitis
  2. Gastritis
  3. Parkinson's Disease
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Dehydration

Frequently asked Questions about Gentapen

Is this Gentapen habit forming or addictive?

No, Gentapen is not habit forming.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Gentapen. So it is best to avoid driving.

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Is it safe?

" Yes, Gentapen it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Gentapen is not used to treat mental disorders.

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Gentapen Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Gentapen

Taking Gentapen with food does not cause any problem.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Gentapen

Information about the interaction of Gentapen and alcohol is not available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown

Gentapen से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 5 months पहले

Does Gentapen treat pink eye?

Dr. Ayush Pandey MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Gentapen is used for pink eye (conjunctivitis). It effectively treats the symptoms of pink eye. Since it is a prescription drug you should use it only on your doctor's advice.

सवाल 5 days पहले

Does Gentapen cause headache?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Gentapen may cause a headache. It is a known side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause of a headache is unknown. If you experience a severe headache after taking this drug, take a mild painkiller, apply balm and complete rest even after this if the pain does not subside then discuss with your doctor immediately.

सवाल 2 months पहले

Does Gentapen contain steroids?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS, Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

No, Gentapen does not contains steroids. It contains gentamicin (an antibiotic) which is used to treat bacterial infection.

सवाल 10 months पहले

What is Gentapen?

Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS, Internal Medicine

Gentapen is a brand name of gentamicin and it is available in the form of Injection, eye drop, cream. It belongs to the class of drugs called aminoglycoside antibiotics which is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that is active against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. It is a prescription drug that is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of eye, skin, and body.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Does Gentapen cause nephrotoxicity?

Dr. Vedprakash Verma MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Gentapen can cause nephrotoxicity. It is a known side effect of this drug. However, if you experience severe nephrotoxicity after using this drug then inform your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

Details

सामग्री 2 Ml Injection(S)

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