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Obra Eye Ointment


Overview

Uses of Obra Eye Ointment

Obra Eye Ointment is used in the treatment of bacterial eye infections.

Obra Eye Ointment side effects

Common
  • Eye irritation
  • Burning sensation

How to use Obra 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 without touching it. Gently squeeze the tube and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid.

How Obra Eye Ointment works

Obra Eye Ointment is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth in the eye by preventing synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. This treats your eye infection.

Obra Eye Ointment related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Obra Eye Ointment is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE
Obra Eye Ointment is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
Driving
SAFE
Obra Eye Ointment does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Obra Eye Ointment?

If you miss a dose of Obra Eye Ointment, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Obra Eye Ointment to treat bacterial infections of the eye. 
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. 
  • Obra Eye Ointment may cause damage to cornea on long-term use. 
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute immediately after instilling the drop. 
  • Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution. 
  • Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer. 
  • Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Obra with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Tenvir AF
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Hospicin B
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Brand(s): Albapam
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Brand(s): Torsevent
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zidohope
SERIOUS
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SERIOUS
Brand(s): Durapen
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Heptavir
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Obra

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Frequently her eyes are inflamating and swelled and redish , pain with that pain no seeping at present we are no used any drugs for this ple
Dr. Amit Basia
Eye Specialist
use vigamox eye drops 4 times per day , obra eye ointment 2 times per day , lubrifresh eye drops 4 times per day. show to eye doctor
sticky eye lids, burning sensation while looking at computers n mobile phone, swelling of eyelids in morning, white white crystal like secretions disposition in eyelids.
Dr. Amit Basia
Eye Specialist
use soft visc eyed rops 3 times per day , obra eye oint ment 2 times per day, for 2 weeks
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FAQs

Q. How long does Obra takes to work?

Usually, Obra starts working soon after taking it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. What if I don't get better after using Obra?

Inform your doctor if you don't feel better after finishing the full course of treatment. Your doctor may increase the dose of Obra or switch you to an alternate option, which may work for you. Also, inform him if your symptoms are getting worse while using this medicine.

Q. Can I stop taking Obra if I feel better?

No, do not stop taking Obra and complete the full course of treatment even if you feel better. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
E-6, Talkatora Industrial Estate, Lucknow- 226011.
A licensed pharmacy from your nearest location will deliver Obra Eye Ointment. Once the pharmacy accepts your order, the details of the pharmacy will be shared with you. Acceptance of your order is based on the validity of your prescription and the availability of this medicine.
MRP
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3 gm in 1 tube
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