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Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose

Information about Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose

Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose Uses

Tobramycin+Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is used in the treatment of bacterial eye infections.

How Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose works

Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is a combination of two medicines: Tobramycin and Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose. Tobramycin is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is a lubricating formulation which moistens the eyes/ears.

Common side effects of Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose

Application site irritation, Burning sensation
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Available Medicine for Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose

TovidScott Edil Pharmacia Ltd
271 variant(s)
ToboronAcambis (india) Pharmaceuticals Private Limited
901 variant(s)

Expert advice for Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose

  • Your doctor has prescribed Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose to cure your infection and improve symptoms.
  • Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.
  • Do not touch the tip to any surface, or to your eye/ear, to avoid contamination.
  • Talk to your doctor if your symptoms haven't started to improve within two days of starting treatment, if they get worse during treatment or if you get another eye /ear infection.
  • If using Tobramycin + Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose for the eye:
    • Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
    • Do not wear contact lenses while using this medication.
    • It may cause short term blurring of vision when first used. Use caution before driving or using machines.


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