Amikacin, Peak and Trough

The Amikacin, Peak and Trough test contains 1 test.

Amikacin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic used in the treatment of gram-negative bacillary infections. Amikacin is potentially nephrotoxic and ototoxic and serial monitoring of serum levels provides information to maintain safe and therapeutic levels.

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Also known as: Amikacin Peak and Trough

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