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Drug information on Begenta (80 mg) (Gentamicin) from Ancalima Lifescience Ltd.

Begenta (80 mg)

Ancalima Lifescience Ltd.
Generic : Gentamicin

Drug Name : Gentamicin

Gentamicin(Garamycin) generic Begenta (80 mg) is an antibiotic, prescribed for severe bacterial infections. It works by killing the bacteria that causes infection.
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Medical Condition(s) for which Begenta (80 mg) may be prescribed

Side effects of Begenta (80 mg)

Stomach upset, vomiting, fatigue and pale skin.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

IV/IM- The recommended dose is 1.5 to 2 mg/kg loading dose, followed by 1 to 1.7 mg/kg every 8 hours or 5 to 7 mg/kg every 24 hours.

How to use Begenta (80 mg)?

It comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein.

When is Begenta (80 mg) not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with severe liver disease and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Begenta (80 mg)

Caution needed in pregnant and breastfeeding women.

• Avoid exposure to sunlight.

• Avoid long-term use of this medication; otherwise it may cause secondary infection.

Other Precautions for Begenta (80 mg)

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Begenta (80 mg)

Store it in refrigerator (2 to 8°C).

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