Gentamicin – Prescribing on EPR

Do NOT use this regime for:

  • Pregnant women
  • Children under 16 years
  • Urology surgery prophylaxis patients
  • ANY patient who has ascites, limb amputation, cystic fibrosis, endocarditis, major burns, Cisplatin Chemotherapy, renal transplant.
  • Creatinine clearance <30ml/min seek advice from pharmacy.

As easy as 1-2-3-4-5 (when you know how)

  1. Request/Care Plan
  2. Click: Add
  3. Search: Gentamicin
  4. Select: MEDS Gentamicin
  5. Select: Appropriate Loading dose

 

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