Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment

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Composition for Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment

Primarily used for

39.13
5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Exocin Eye Ointment

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Uses of Exocin Eye Ointment

Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial infections.
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How to use Exocin Eye Ointment

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 tube close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the tube and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Exocin Eye Ointment works

Exocin 0.3% w/w eye ointment is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

In Depth Information on Exocin Eye Ointment

Expert advice for Exocin Eye Ointment

  • Ensure your hands are clean before touching the tip of the applicator.
  • Discontinue use and inform your doctor if you experience signs of allergic reaction.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as you may have blurred vision after using the medicine.
  • Avoid excessive exposure to light to prevent photosensitivity.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • It should not take if patient is 
  • allergic to ofloxacin or any other quinolones or any of its ingredients.
  • It sholud not given to children less than 6 months old.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment 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
Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

To reduce the amount of Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment that reaches the breastmilk, place pressure over the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
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Driving
It is not known whether Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment alters
the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Exocin
0.3% w/w Eye Ointment in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Exocin 0.3% w/w Eye Ointment

Frequently asked questions for Ofloxacin Topical

Q. Is ofloxacin/ Zenflox/ Zanocin OZ an antibiotic?
Yes. It belongs to the group of medicines called as fluoroquinolone antibiotics
Q. Does ofloxacin topical treat pink eye/chlamydia/ear infections?
Ofloxacin topical is used to treat pink eye (conjunctivitis), ear infection and infection due to chlamydia.

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Substitutes for Exocin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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