Generic Medicine Info
Hypersensitivity to the drug or other aminoglycosides.
Special Precautions
Renal impairment; monitor renal, vestibular and auditory function. Monitor peak serum levels. Myasthenia gravis, parkinsonism, infant botulism; conditions predisposing to ototoxicity and nephrotoxicity. Premature and neonatal infants, dehydration, elderly. Pregnancy and lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, malaise, visual disturbances, disorientation, tachycardia, hypotension, palpitations, thrombocytosis, paraesthesia, rash, chills, fever, fluid retention, vomiting, diarrhoea. Increased blood sugar; increased alkaline phosphatase; increased liver enzymes, bilirubin; increased potassium; other abnormal LFTs; decreased haemoglobin, WBCs and platelets; eosinophilia, anaemia and increase in prothrombin time.
Potentially Fatal: Nephrotoxicity; ototoxicity; anaphylaxis.
CIMS Class
ATC Classification
J01GB07 - netilmicin ; Belongs to the class of other aminoglycosides. Used in the systemic treatment of infections.
S01AA23 - netilmicin ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of eye infections.
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