Home>Tobracid>tobracid eye drop

Tobracid Eye Drop

Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Tobracid Eye Drop

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Tobracid Eye Drop

Bacterial eye infections
MRP
49.6
5 ml in 1 packet
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Tobracid Eye Drop

Uses of Tobracid Eye Drop

Tobracid Eye Drop is used in the treatment of bacterial eye infections.

Tobracid Eye Drop side effects

Common

Side Effects of Tobracid are Eye irritation, Burning sensation.

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

How Tobracid Eye Drop works

Tobracid Eye Drop 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.

In Depth Information on Tobracid Eye Drop

Expert advice for Tobracid Eye Drop

  • Your doctor has prescribed Tobracid Eye Drop to treat bacterial infections of the eye. 
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. 
  • Tobracid Eye Drop 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.
video imgplay img
Tobracid Eye Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Tobracid Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Tobracid Eye Drop 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
Tobracid Eye Drop 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
Tobracid Eye Drop 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 Tobracid Eye Drop?uses

If you miss a dose of Tobracid Eye Drop, please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Tobracid Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions about Tobramycin

Q. Is tobramycin a sulfa drug or penicillin antibiotic?
No. Tobramycin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic used to treat Pseudomonas infections and other serious infections in patients (6 years and older) with cystic fibrosis
Q. Does tobramycin treat styes, Pseudomonas, pink eye, staphylococcus and methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)?
Tobramycin/dexamethasone combination can be used to cure pink eye and styes, which are superficial eye and eyelid infections. Tobramycin treats Pseudomonas infections however it is not drug of choice in the treatment of staphylococcus or MRSA
Q. Is tobramycin safe for infants?
No. Due to high propensity for kidney and internal ear damage, tobramycin shouldn't be given to infants
Q. Is tobramycin over the counter?
No. Tobramycin belongs to schedule H and can be obtained only on production of valid prescription
Q. Is tobramycin the same as ofloxacin?
No. Tobramycin and Ofloxacin belong to different class of antibiotics, and are used to treat different sets of infections.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Tobracid with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Tobracid with Etidronate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Etidronate: Etifem, Disonate
Medicines with composition Penicillin V / Phenoxymethyl penicillin: Kaypen
Tobracid with Abacavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Abacavir: Abamune, A-Bec, Virol
Tobracid with Stavudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Stavudine: Stavir, Stahope, Stadin, Virostav, Stavex
Tobracid with Pamidronate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pamidronate: Aredronet, Biodronate, Pamidria, Aredia, Bonapam, Cedroin, Pamidro
Tobracid with Zidovudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zidovudine: Zidohope, Zivudin, Zilion, Zidovex L Plus E, Zidovex, Viro Z, Zidine, Zidovir, Ziddivir, Zidomax
Tobracid with Penicillin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penicillin: Strepto Erbazide, F.P.P
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Benzathine penicillin G: Durapen, Benzathine, Pencom
Tobracid with Minodronic acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Minodronic acid: Minoshine-M, Minodrone
Tobracid with Adefovir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Adefovir: Adesera, Adheb, Adfovir
Tobracid with Digoxin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Digoxin: Digon, Cardioxin, Sangoxin, Digitran, Digoxin
Tobracid with Alendronic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Alendronic Acid: Alendrate, Alenost, Aldrofos, Bifosa, Zophost, Stoplos A Plus, Gatofos, Rafomax, Alenfos, Restofos, Osteofos
Tobracid with Indomethacin
SERIOUS
Tobracid with Risedronate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Risedronate: Risofos, Osedrate, Bone C Fos, Actonel, Gemfos, Risoweek, Fossical
Tobracid with Ibandronic Acid
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ibandronic Acid: Bondria, Bonrise, Flurish, Bonimet, Iban Plus, Bonviva, Gemidro, Monthiba, Aldrosis, Bonvid, Bonronic
Tobracid with Didanosine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Didanosine: Dinex EC, Dinosin, Virosine DR
Tobracid with Procaine Penicillin G
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Procaine Penicillin G: Albapam
Tobracid with Furosemide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Furosemide: Frussenex, Fru, Frusamide, Frusenex, Lasix HD, Urix, Furoped, Laxide, Frusenat, Lasipen
Tobracid with Entecavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Entecavir: Entehep, Frithvir, X Vir, Enteca, Cronivir, Entavir, Alentos, Hepalo, Entaliv, Baraclude, Encure, Encarvir, Entarica
Tobracid with Lamivudine
SERIOUS
Tobracid with Telbivudine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Telbivudine: Telbihep, Sebivo
Tobracid with Tenofovir
SERIOUS
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Tobracid Eye Drop: BHA, AAY, HLT, DAO, SRG, KIS, JVN, IMC, MMS, EAN, WHL, JHC, GTC, EQN, KHD, BBS, FGH, SBL, SGC, GMA, GPT, SPD, RGH, CRN, FRM, RPP, MLC, LHP, ENP, SHC, VHP, PMA, SNG, VSL, 9MM, JVO, ADT, MAM, VDH, SDE, RPI, ESY, AXM, PHN, BNA, GPP, SDM, RHL, AVB, KMC, SSA, NTL, BNT, SJP, HSP, ATL, YMI, TFP, PRL, UMP, BHM, AYU, MAX, UHP, BBN, JSL, PVP, NVL, NNP, SYN, AFT, NEO, HNP, LMS, ZEL, SWA, DLP, QTM, RUS, TAT, BMJ, DYG, WSI, GBL, KNH, IPL, HMP, BLS, SGH, DPP, IAD, AWS, HSM, DFP, ANT, OBS, VNS, SBA, VTR, DZY, USF, HBV, MBP, HPP, RDH, BLP, SMN, AYM, PWN, KHH, PHC, SCH, BIO, TOM, EMB, INC, GLD, MKS, THP, RKS, HGI, GDA, GLM, PPR, 1MH, CLT, NVY, JBT, AAR, GNC, PRT, HEX, BGS, PTI, GEO, BSN, KLC, OLT, ZVP, MAP, AGT, TSS, NTB, SSI, EEC, SWT, DRA, SNH, NNH, ARD, DVH, HTS, PNT, SMS, JJE, BTM, SVH, RWP, NSL, KHC, VJS, OIP, ANP, AVL, GHR, ZPR, RHW, HZF, TRP, AYN, VRS, HPC, AMH, DHP, XMX, MAK, NDP, OHM, MDO, DPL, CHP, JIV, ASP, BRC, BAP, HAT, BAL, OWP, NAS, SWP, STS, BHS, SHD, LCC, AMR, MDH, 4IT, BDN, RSS, ATP, DHR, APS, WPL, PTP, DYL, AVS, QLF, LHA, EPS, WAD, BHP, STA, MKT, RAC, PRC, VSC, BJP, GTK, SVS, CPK, ABP, DGN, ALC, MPC, RDR, PLT, UVD, BLE, PRN, SAF, SCP, HCP, CMC, RSA, SLN, NXG, MSD, BDI, VOP, HIP

Substitutes for Tobracid Eye Drop

Toba 0.3% Eye Drop
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹18.4/ml of Eye Drop
85% costlier
Tobacin 0.3% Eye Drop
Aristo Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd
₹9.55/ml of Eye Drop
save 4%
Tobastar Eye Drop
Mankind Pharma Ltd
₹9.65/ml of Eye Drop
save 3%
Nebracin Eye Drop
Sunways India Pvt Ltd
₹8.16/ml of Eye Drop
save 18%
Eyebrex 0.3% Eye Drop
Allergan India Pvt Ltd
₹17.93/ml of Eye Drop
81% costlier
Related OTC Products
Electral Powder
MRP18.63% off
18
Enterogermina Oral Suspension
MRP46.199% off
42
Aristozyme Liquid Pineapple
MRP88.655% off
84
Evion 400mg Capsule
MRP24.586% off
23
Econorm 250mg Powder
MRP486% off
45
Unienzyme Tablet
MRP48.47% off
45
Sporlac - DS Tablet
MRP89.59% off
81
Candid 1% Dusting Powder
MRP1157% off
107
Abzorb Anti Fungal Powder
MRP1088% off
99
Tedibar Soap
MRP1307% off
121
Top Ophthalmologists
4.9
Dr. Vivek Gupta
MBBS, MS, DNB
4.6
Dr. Vishal Grover
MBBS, MS, Fellowship
4.3
Dr. Monika Mittal
MBBS, MS, DNB, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.4
Dr. Anita Sethi
MBBS, MD, DNB, Fellowship
4.8
cross img