Active Ingredient(s): Kanamycin
FDA Approved: * February 13, 1973
Pharm Company: * APOTHECON
Category: Antibiotics

Kanamycin A,[1] often referred to simply as kanamycin, is an antibiotic used to treat severe bacterial infections and tuberculosis.[2] It is not a first line treatment.[2] It is used by mouth, injection into a vein, or injection into a muscle.[2] Kanamycin is recommended for short-term use only, usually from 7 to 10 days.[2] As with most antibiotics, it is ineffective in viral infections.[2] Common... [wikipedia]

* May have multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or labelers.