Amikacin is an antibiotic medication used for a number of bacterial infections. This includes joint infections, intra-abdominal infections, meningitis, pneumonia, sepsis, and urinary tract infections. It is also used for the treatment of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis. It is used by injection into a vein using an IV or into a muscle. Amikacin, like other aminoglycoside antibiotics, can cause hearing loss, balance pr... [wikipedia]7 Discussions
Amikacin causes hearing loss
After a 9 month course of IV Amikacin, I have lost almost all of my ability to hear. I was not only not alerted of this ...4 REPLIES
amikacin, expiration date, safe
Is it safe to use nebulized amikacin after the expiration date? My pharmacy sent me the amikacin a week before I needed ...