Gentamicin - Neonatal Dosing

Note

Including: weight less than or equal to 1250g, HIE, concurrent nephrotoxic medications, hemodynamic instability requiring vasoconstrictors, and/or renal dysfunction at start of therapy (urine output less than 1mL/kg/hr OR Scr increase of 30% or more)

Any PNA

5mg/kg/DOSE IV q48h

PNA less than or equal to 7 days

5mg/kg/DOSE IV q48h

PNA greater than 7 days

5mg/kg/DOSE IV q24h

PNA less than or equal to 7 days

5mg/kg/DOSE IV q36h

PNA greater than 7 days

5mg/kg/DOSE IV q24h

Any PNA

5mg/kg/DOSE IV q24h