Description and Brand Names

Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®

US Brand Name

  1. Garamycin
  2. Genoptic
  3. Genoptic SOP
  4. Gentacidin
  5. Gentafair
  6. Gentak
  7. Gentasol
  8. Ocu-Mycin


Gentamicin belongs to the family of medicines called antibiotics. Gentamicin ophthalmic preparations are used to treat infections of the eye.

Gentamicin is available only with your doctor's prescription.

This product is available in the following dosage forms:

  • Ointment
  • Solution