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- Amikacin sulfate indicated in the short-term treatment of serious infections due to susceptible organisms. [With the exception of uncomplicated UTI, aminoglycosides are generally used in combination for treatment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa].
- Bacterial septicemia (including neonatal sepsis)
- Respiratory tract infections
- Bones and joint infections
- Central nervous system infections
- Skin and soft tissue infections
- Intra-abdominal infections
- Post-operative infections
- Complicated and recurrent urinary tract infections.
NON-FDA APPROVED USES
- Pneumonia, Hospital-Acquired (in combination with a beta-lactam, beta-lactam/beta-lactamase inhibitor, or a 3rd/4th generation cephalosporin)