The use of once-daily dosing of gentamicin in obstetrics and gynecology.


Journal Article (Review)

Gentamicin is a widely-used antimicrobial agent for obstetric and gynecologic infections. Renewed excitement in this antibiotic has arisen from recent information supporting less frequent dosing. In this symposium, we will describe the pharmacokinetics of gentamicin and review new information advocating the use of once-daily administration of gentamicin.

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Cited Authors

  • Wiesenfeld, HC; Heine, RP

Published Date

  • January 1998

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 6 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 155 - 159

PubMed ID

  • 9812246

Pubmed Central ID

  • 9812246

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1098-0997

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1064-7449

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/(SICI)1098-0997(1998)6:4<155::AID-IDOG3>3.0.CO;2-D


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