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Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate

Information about Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate

Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate Uses

Chloramphenicol+Dexamethasone+Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate is used in the treatment of bacterial eye infections.

How Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate works

Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate is a combination of three medicines: Chloramphenicol , Dexamethasone and Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate. Chloramphenicol is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Dexamethasone is a steroid. It blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the affected area red, swollen and itchy. Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate is a preservative.

Common side effects of Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate

Eye discomfort, Eye irritation, Burning sensation in eye
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Frequently asked questions for Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate

Chloramphenicol + Dexamethasone + Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate

Q. How long does Chloramphenicol+Dexamethasone+Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate takes to work?

Usually, Chloramphenicol+Dexamethasone+Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate starts working soon after applying it. However, it may take some days to kill all the harmful bacteria and make you feel better.

Q. Can I stop applying Chloramphenicol+Dexamethasone+Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate when I feel better?

No, do not stop applying Chloramphenicol+Dexamethasone+Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate 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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