Medicine Overview of Moxifax Eye Ointment
Side effects of Moxifax Eye Ointment
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Moxifax 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 Moxifax Eye Ointment works
Moxifax eye ointment is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.
In Depth Information on Moxifax Eye Ointment
Expert advice for Moxifax Eye Ointment
- Always take the complete course of treatment, as advised by your doctor even if you feel better.
- Never take an antibiotic for a viral infection like a cold or the flu.
- Can lead to nausea and diarrhoea frequently. If this becomes severe or persistent or you notice that your stool contains blood or mucus you should stop taking Moxifax immediately and consult your doctor. You should not take medicines to stop or slow diarrhoea.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with epilepsy, kidney or heart diseases.
Special precautions for Moxifax Eye Ointment
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Moxifax Eye Ointment may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Moxifax Eye Ointment is probably usafe to use during lactati+more
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Moxifax Eye Ointment may make you feel dizzy or light-headed, you may experience a sudden, transient loss of vision, or you may faint for a short period. This may affect your driving ability....
Moxifax Eye Ointment may make you feel dizzy or light-headed, you may experience a sudden, transient loss of vision, or you may faint for a short period. This may affect your driving ability.
Moxifax Eye Ointment is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Moxifax Eye Ointment is recommended.+more
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease....
However, inform your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Moxifax Eye Ointment should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Moxifax Eye Ointment may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Limited information is available on the use of Moxifax Eye Ointment in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease....
Limited information is available on the use of Moxifax Eye Ointment in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease.
If you miss a dose of Moxifloxacin, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Moxifax 0.5% w/w Eye Ointment
Frequently asked questions for Moxifloxacin
Q. Is moxifloxacin stronger than amoxicillin?
Moxifloxacin and amoxicillin are two different antibiotics effective against a wide range of infection causing bacteria and have different mechanisms of action. A comparison between moxifloxacin and amoxicillin cannot be drawn.
Moxifax is a broad spectrum antibiotic, effective in killing a wide range of bacteria and can be used against a variety of infections (infections of sinuses, airways, lungs, genital tract, abdominal infections, and infections of skin and eye). It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is moxifloxacin an antibiotic/ steroid/ penicillin / a sulfa drug?
Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic and not a steroid / penicillin / sulfa drug. It belongs to a class of drugs called fluoroquinolone antibiotics and kills a wide range of infection causing bacteria. It does not have chemical structure or effects similar to steroids. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of moxifloxacin is different from sulfa drugs
Yes. Moxifax (also available as Moxicip) is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
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