Active Ingredient(s):Amikacin FDA Approved: * January 22, 1981 Pharm Company: *APOTHECON Category:Antibiotics
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...
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