This medication is an antibiotic, prescribed for bacterial eye infections. It works by killing or slowing the growth of certain types of bacteria.
Ophthalmic- As 0.3% solution: Instill 1-2 drops 4 hourly; Severe: Instill 2 drops hourly.
It comes as eye drops and ointment to instill over the affected eyes as directed by your physician.
• Caution needed for pregnant and breastfeeding women.
• Remove your contact lenses while using this medication. Wait for atleast 15 minutes after using this medication to wear the lenses.
• It may cause blurred vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.
Tearing, itching and swelling of the eyelid, temporary blurred vision and redness of the eye.
It should not be used in children.
Avoid excess and long-term use of this medication.
Store it at room temperature, away from heat or under refrigeration.
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