Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
Gentamicin belongs to the family of medicines called antibiotics. Gentamicin otic preparations are used to treat infections of the ear canal.
Gentamicin is available only with your doctor's prescription.
Portions of this document last updated: Sept. 01, 2023
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