Gentamicin - General Pediatric Dosing

Exceptions to use of extended interval dosing: renal dysfunction at baseline; consider alternate antibiotic, synergistic dosing of aminoglycosides with beta-lactams for gram positive infections; use conventional dosing

7 mg/kg/dose IV q24h
Maximum: 400 mg/24h prior to levels

2.5 mg/kg/dose IV q8h

1 mg/kg/dose IV q8h