Gentamicin, Peak and Trough

The Gentamicin, Peak and Trough test contains 1 test.

Gentamicin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic used in the treatment of gram positive and gram-negative bacterial infections, especially Pseudomonas, Proteus, Klebsiella and Staphylococcus. Gentamicin is potentially nephrotoxic and ototoxic and serial monitoring of peak and trough serum levels may provide the clinician with information to maintain safe and therapeutic levels.

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Also known as: Gentamicin Peak and Trough

*Process times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. The lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.