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Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution


Overview

Introduction

Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution is a combination medicine used in the treatment of post-operative eye pain and inflammation. It works by killing microorganisms that cause the infection. It also blocks the release of certain chemical messengers that make eye red, swollen, and itchy.

Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. You must wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water to avoid contamination. Never use the medicine if the seal is broken before you use it for the first time. Wash your hands before using it. Follow the instructions given by your doctor and use it in the dose and duration suggested by the doctor. Please consult your doctor if your symptoms do not get better.

The most common side effects of this medicine include eye irritation, watery eyes, and burning sensation. Make sure you remove contact lenses if you wear them and wait for at least 15 minutes before putting them back. Do not use the medicine if you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant, or if you are breastfeeding.

Uses of Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution

Side effects of Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution

Common
  • Eye irritation
  • Burning sensation
  • Watery eyes

How to use Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution

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 without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution works

Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution is a combination of two medicines: Gatifloxacin and Ketorolac which treat infections. Gatifloxacin is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by preventing the bacterial cells from dividing and repairing. Ketorolac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

Safety Advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution may cause diarrhea or rash in the baby
Driving
UNSAFE
Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution may make you feel dizzy, tired or drowsy, you may also get headaches, visual disturbances, vertigo or have difficulty sleeping. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Ketomar Ophthalmic Solution
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Patient Concerns

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PROBLEM - RED EYE WITH ITCHING PROBLEM. USING OFLOXACIN OPHTHALMIC SOLUTION IP (OFLOX) EYE DROP SINCE THREE DAYS BUT NOT GETTING RELIEF
Dr. Shubhra Chandan Pradhan
ENT
Consult an eye specialist
i have met an accident and as per x-ray left hand wrist joint is affected. pls check my reports attached. i have gone through surgery and plating is done. i want to know if plating and surgery was necessary or not.
Dr. Akshat Goel
Orthopaedics
Please share the pics of pre-operative and post-operative X-rays
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References
  1. Drugs.com. Gatifloxacin. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Ketorolac. Marlow, Bucks: Allergan Ltd.; 2006 [revised 30 Oct. 2014]. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. European Medicine Agency. Gatifloxacin; 2009. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Drugs.com. Ketorolac. [Accessed 15 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
No.3, Kasturba Road, Level 2, Prestige Obelisk, Bangalore – 560 001., KARNATAKA, INDIA
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