Gentagran is an antibacterial medication that has Gentamicin as its active substance.

This ophthalmic drug is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis and dacryocystitis. Its action consists of interfering in the synthesis of proteins of the bacteria that end up weakened and eliminated from the organism, thus improving the symptoms of the infection.

Gentagran indications

Bacterial blepharitis; Blepharoconjunctivitis; Bacterial conjunctivitis; bacterial keratitis; bacterial keratoconjunctivitis; dacryocystitis.

Gentagran Price

Gentagran in ointment costs approximately 11 reais, while the 5 ml bottle of eye drops costs approximately 7 reais.

Side effects of Gentagran

Burning or pricking sensation in the eyes; blurred vision; itch; redness; swelling.

Contraindications for Gentagran

Pregnancy risk C; lactating women; Hipersensibility to any of the formula's components.

How to use Gentagran

Ophthalmic use

Adults and teenagers

  • Ointment: Apply a small amount of the product to the conjunctiva every 8 or 12 hours.
  • Eye drops: In mild infections, apply a drop every 4 hours, in severe infections it is recommended to apply eye drops every hour.