Gentamicin - Adult Dosing

Obese patients are dosed according to Dosing Body Weight (DBW).

Consult pharmacist or refer to "Additional Information" section for details.

Round to nearest 20 mg

7 mg/kg IV q24h

2 mg/kg IV q8h

Staphylococcal and Enterococcal Infections

1 mg/kg IV q8h

Streptococcal Infections

3 mg/kg IV q24h

Synergy dosing is based on Ideal Body Weight (IBW).

Consult pharmacist or refer to "Additional Information" section for details.