BESIVANCE 0.6% W/V EYE DROP

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Composition for BESIVANCE 0.6% W/V EYE DROP

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5 ML in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of BESIVANCE EYE DROP

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Uses of BESIVANCE EYE DROP

Besivance 0.6% w/v eye drop is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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Side effects of BESIVANCE EYE DROP

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.

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How to use BESIVANCE EYE DROP

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How BESIVANCE EYE DROP works

Besivance 0.6% w/v eye drop is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on BESIVANCE EYE DROP

Expert advice for BESIVANCE EYE DROP

  • Avoid touching the dropper tip against your eye or anything else to prevent contamination.
  • Wash your hands often especially after touching the eye as bacterial conjunctivitis spreads easily to others.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as besifloxacin may cause blurred vision.
  • Do not wear contact lenses while you have symptoms of infection or while you are using besifloxacin.
  • Do not stop using besifloxacin until you complete the prescription period, even if you feel better, as the infection may not be completely treated and the bacteria may develop resistance to the drug.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, become pregnant or are breast feeding before/during your treatment with Besifloxacin.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you develop hives, swelling of face, difficulty in breathing/swallowing, worsening of current symptoms or development of new symptoms.
Warnings
Special precautions for BESIVANCE 0.6% W/V EYE DROP
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Besivance 0.6% w/v eye drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Besifloxacin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for BESIVANCE 0.6% W/V EYE DROP

Frequently asked questions for Besifloxacin

Q. What is Besifloxacin ophthalmic suspension 0.6 and what is it used for?
Besifloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and used for treating irritation and redness in the membrane covering the eye (conjunctivitis or pink eye) caused by bacterial infections and also in prevention of infection in patients undergoing laser therapy for cataracts.

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