Product Description – Gentamicin is an antibiotic used for the treatment of a wide variety of bacterial infections, including skin, urinary tract, blood, bone and lung infections.
Product Defect – Some patients who took Gentamicin experienced nausea, dizziness, increased thirst, fatigue, stomach ailments and loss of balance. In more severe cases Gentamicin has been linked to hearing loss, destruction of the vestibular system, and kidney problems.
Product Status – The Food and Drug Administration has recognized the link between these adverse reactions and the drug.
See your doctor if you have experienced serious health problems after taking Gentamicin. You may also want to contact an experienced products liability attorney who can help you protect your legal rights and get compensation for your injuries.