1mg, best e pharmacy in India

ZYMAXID 0.5% W/V EYE DROP

generic_icon
Rs.246.22for 1 packet(s) (2.5 ML eye drop each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition FOR ZYMAXID 0.5% w/v eye drop

Gatifloxacin Topical(0.5% w/v)

food interaction for ZYMAXID eye drop

alcohol interaction for ZYMAXID eye drop

pregnancy interaction for ZYMAXID eye drop

lactation interaction for ZYMAXID eye drop

medicine interaction for ZYMAXID eye drop

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
No interaction found
No interaction found
Zymaxid 0.5% w/v eye drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Zymaxid 0.5% w/v eye drop is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR ZYMAXID 0.5% w/v eye drop

Gatifloxacin Topical(0.5% w/v)

Zymaxid eye drop uses

Zymaxid 0.5% w/v eye drop is used in the treatment of bacterial infections

How zymaxid eye drop works

Zymaxid 0.5% w/v eye drop is an antibiotic. It kills bacteria by inhibiting the DNA replication.

Common side effects of zymaxid eye drop

COMMON DOSAGE FOR ZYMAXID 0.5% W/V EYE DROP

Patients taking ZYMAXID 0.5% W/V EYE DROP

  • 48%
    Four Times A Day
  • 30%
    Once A Day
  • 15%
    Twice A Day
  • 8%
    Thrice A Day

SUBSTITUTES FOR ZYMAXID eye drop

2 Substitutes
2 Substitutes
Sorted By
RelevancePrice
  • ENGATT FORTE EYE DROP
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 27.81/ML of eye drop
    generic_icon
    Rs. 139.05
    save 77% more per ML of eye drop
  • GATIRAY 0.5% W/V EYE DROP
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Raymed Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 33/ML of eye drop
    generic_icon
    Rs. 165
    save 73% more per ML of eye drop

Top Physicians

Expert advice FOR ZYMAXID eye drop

  • Avoid contact lenses if you have bacterial conjunctivitis or you are applying eye drops. 
  • Inform your doctor about your existing medical conditions, allergies, and all medicines that you use.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as you may have blurred vision after using gatifloxacin topical.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • It should not take if patient is allergic to gatifloxacin or any of its ingredients. 

Frequently asked questions FOR ZYMAXID 0.5% w/v eye drop

Gatifloxacin Topical

Q. Does gatifloxacin topical contain sulfa?
Gatifloxacin topical does not contain sulfa. It is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic
Q. Is gatifloxacin topical the same as Zymaxid?
Zymaxid is the brand name for gatifloxacin eye solution
Q. Is gatifloxacin topical the same as ofloxacin?
Both gatifloxacin and ofloxacin are fluoroquinolone antibiotics and have the same mechanism of killing bacteria. Ofloxacin topical is used to treat eye and ear infections, whereas gatifloxacin is used in the form of eye/ear drops for the treatment of eye and ear infections only. They are also different with respect to the side-effects they cause
Show More
Q. Is gatifloxacin topical banned in India?
Gatifloxacin is banned in India for oral/injectable use in humans, however its use as eye/ear drops is not banned.

TOP MEDICINES PRESCRIBED WITH ZYMAXID 0.5% W/V EYE DROP

Articles


Content on this page was last updated on 15 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)