Mycin Eye Drop

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Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Mycin Eye Drop is a combination of two medicines. It is used in treating bacterial eye infections. It relieves pain, itching, discomfort, and irritation caused by infection. It also stops the growth of the infection-causing microorganisms.

Mycin Eye Drop is to be used only in the affected eye. Read the label carefully for instruction before you use the medicine. Use it in the exact dose and duration as advised by the doctor or as instructed in the label. Wash your hands before using this medicine. Do not use too much or too little. Complete your dose and do not stop using the medicine even if you feel better until the doctor says it is alright to stop.
Use of this medicine may cause burning sensation, stinging, and irritation at the application site. These are usually temporary and resolve with time. However, if they persist or get worse, inform your doctor. In case of accidental contact with your ears, nose, or mouth, immediately rinse it with water.
Inform your doctor if you have a known allergy to any of the ingredients in this medicine or if you are taking any other medication. It is advised not to drive or operate heavy machinery immediately after using this medicine as it may cause temporary blurring of vision and may affect your ability to drive.

Uses of Mycin Eye Drop

  • Treatment of Bacterial eye infections

Benefits of Mycin Eye Drop

In Treatment of Bacterial eye infections

Mycin Eye Drop stops the growth of the bacteria that is causing the infection. It helps relieve symptoms such as pain, redness, itching or soreness caused due to eye infections. The dose and duration of treatment will be decided by your doctor based on your condition. Make sure you complete the full course of treatment. This will ensure that the infection is completely cured and prevent it from returning.

Side effects of Mycin Eye Drop

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Mycin

  • Eye irritation
  • Burning sensation
  • Stinging sensation
  • Blurred vision

How to use Mycin Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only. Use 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 the extra liquid.

How Mycin Eye Drop works

Mycin Eye Drop is a combination of two antibiotics: Polymyxin B and Chloramphenicol. These antibiotics work by killing the bacteria or stopping their growth in the eye. Together, they treat your eye infection effectively.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Mycin Eye Drop during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Mycin Eye Drop during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Mycin Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you forget to take Mycin Eye Drop?

If you miss a dose of Mycin Eye Drop, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Fact Box

Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
OPHTHAL OTOLOGICALS

Patient Concerns

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He had nephrotic syndrome. And now having some eye problem. Eye specialist has prescribed Mycin and HA2 for 2 days for him. Will these medicine not restart his kidney problem??? And why ha2 for 2 days ??? Another patients r given ha2 1 hour before and enough.
Dr. Richa Jain
Ophthalmology
no these are safe.
Scar on face due to bacterial infections
Dr. Atul Jain
Dermatology
Pic is not clear, plz visit for proper opinion
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References

  1. Medscape. Polymyxin B. [Accessed 17 Apr. 2017] (online) Available from:External Link
  2. Chloramphenicol. Fareham: Medicom Healthcare Ltd.; 2012 [revised 9 Feb. 2016]. [Accessed 17 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
  3. ScienceDirect. Polymyxin B. [Accessed 17 Apr. 2017] (online) Available from:External Link
  4. Chloramphenicol. Romford, Essex: Martindale Pharmaceuticals Ltd.; 2010 [revised 18 Apr. 2017]. [Accessed 17 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

Manufacturer/Marketer Address

E-6, Talkatora Industrial Estate, Lucknow- 226011.
Country of Origin: India

Expires on or after: August, 2021

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