Tobramycin + Fluorometholone is a combination of two medicines: Tobramycin + Fluorometholone1 and Tobramycin + Fluorometholone2. Tobramycin + Fluorometholone1 is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions. Tobramycin + Fluorometholone2 is a steroid which blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the affected area red, swollen and itchy.
Wash your hands before using Tobrasone Eye Drop to avoid contamination, and do not touch the tip of a dropper. If you wear contact lenses, remove them before using the Tobrasone Eye Drop. For using Tobrasone Eye Drop tilt your head back, look up, and pull down the lower eyelid to make a pouch and place a drop of this medicine in the pouch.
Q. Can I stop using Tobrasone Eye Drop when my symptoms are relieved?
No, do not stop taking Tobrasone Eye Drop and finish the full course of treatment. Your symptoms may improve and you may start to feel better before the infection is completely cleared. Take your medicine for the duration as advised by your doctor.
Q. Can the use of Tobrasone Eye Drop cause blurry vision?
Tobrasone Eye Drop can make your eyes blurred for a short period of time. Avoid driving or operating machinery just after using Tobrasone Eye Drop.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Tobrasone Eye Drop?
Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th Apr 2021. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.