Gentocin Durafilm Rx

Gentocin Durafilm Rx

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What is Gentocin Durafilm for Dogs and Cats?

  • Gentocin Durafilm is a prescription eye drop that contains the antibiotic Gentamicin Sulfate and the steroid Betamethasone. 
  • Gentamicin, is an aminoglycoside antibiotic, which inhibits the growth of bacteria that cause infection.
  • The steroid Bethamethasone reduces inflammation.

Why do cats and dogs use Gentocin Durafilm?

  • Veterinarians prescribe sterile Gentocin Durafilm for dogs and cats because it works quickly and effectively on a range of bacteria.
  • If your dog or cat has conjunctivitis, keratitis, blepharitis, or another bacterial eye infection, your pet's veterinarian may prescribe Gentamicin Sulfate Ophthalmic Solution to treat the infection and give your pet relief.

What else should I know about Gentocin Durafilm?

  • Prescribed for bacterial eye infections.
  • Dropper top bottle makes eye drop application easy.
  • There are approximately 20 drops per milliliter of the solution.
  • Store in the refrigerator or at room temperature away from moisture and sunlight.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Gentocin Durafilm?

  • Gentamicin may cause some mild burning, stinging, irritation, or redness of the eye.
  • Do not use the medicaiton if it changes color, becomes cloudy, or if you see particles in the solution.

How do you use Gentocin Durafilm?

  • Use proper administration techniques to avoid contamination of the bottle. Keep the cap on when not in use.
  • Wait 5 minutes after applying Gentamicin to the eye before administering any other eye medication.

What is in Gentocin Durafilm?

  • Gentamicin Sulfate is an aminoglycoside antibiotic that works against certain kinds of bacteria.
  • The steroid Betamethasone reduces swelling and inflammation.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Gentocin Durafilm is a brand name. You will receive the exact brand that you request.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Gentocin Durafilm?

  • Gentamicin is an antibiotic. Resistance is a major concern when using antibiotics. To help avoid resistance, it is important for you to use this for as long as your veterinarian has prescribed, even if you dog or cat is looking and feeling better.