Medicine Overview of Moxiquin Eye Drop
Side effects of Moxiquin Eye Drop
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Allergic reaction.
How to use Moxiquin 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 Moxiquin Eye Drop works
Moxiquin eye drop is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.
In Depth Information on Moxiquin Eye Drop
Expert advice for Moxiquin Eye Drop
- 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 Moxiquin 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 Moxiquin Eye Drop
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Moxiquin Eye Drop 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.
Moxiquin Eye Drop is probably usafe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Moxiquin Eye Drop 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....
Moxiquin Eye Drop 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.
Moxiquin Eye Drop is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Moxiquin Eye Drop 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.
Moxiquin Eye Drop should be used with caution in patients with severe liver disease. Dose adjustment of Moxiquin Eye Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Limited information is available on the use of Moxiquin Eye Drop in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate liver disease....
Limited information is available on the use of Moxiquin Eye Drop 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 Moxiquin 0.5% w/v Eye Drop
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.
Moxiquin 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. Moxiquin (also available as Moxicip) is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Substitutes for Moxiquin Eye Drop
Mahaflox 0.5% w/v Eye Drop
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹4.94/ml of Eye Drop
Moxiford Eye Drop
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₹13.2/ml of Eye Drop
Moxieye Gel Eye Drop
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₹13.5/ml of Eye Drop
Peximocin 0.5% w/v Eye Drop
₹14.0/ml of Eye Drop
Mlobe Eye Drop
Sapient Laboratories Pvt Ltd
₹14.0/ml of Eye Drop