Aminoglycoside antibiotics are used to treat eye infections, conjunctivitis, cystic fibrosis, bacterial infections, hepatic encephalopathy, and skin infections. They work by eliminating and preventing the multiplying of the bacteria that causes the infection.

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This chart is created by aggregating the total number of claims for the drugs in this class divided by the # of drugs with a specific indication. It is meant to be representative but may not accurately reflect the actual # of prescriptions written to treat a specific condition.

Prices for Popular Aminoglycoside Antibiotics

Popularity Brand Name (Generic Name) GoodRx Fair Price Price Trend
gentamicin
(gentak)
11
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GENTAMICIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat certain kinds of bacterial eye infections.
Tobrex
(tobramycin)
14
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TOBRAMYCIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections.
Tobi
(tobramycin)
14
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TOBRAMYCIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections in the lungs. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
neomycin
9
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NEOMYCIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections. It is also used to treat hepatic coma. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Bethkis
5,746
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TOBRAMYCIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections in the lungs. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.
Kitabis Pak
4,708
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TOBRAMYCIN is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is used to treat or prevent certain kinds of bacterial infections in the lungs. It will not work for colds, flu, or other viral infections.

Note: Popularity is based on total prescriptions for the brand and generic versions of each drug, regardless of the condition being treated. Some drugs are prescribed for multiple conditions.

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