Generic name: Ofloxacin
Ocuflox is an antibiotic used in the treatment of eye infections. It is prescribed for eye inflammations and for ulcers or sores on the cornea (the transparent covering over the pupil). Ofloxacin, the active ingredient, is a member of the quinolone family of antibiotics. Ocuflox ophthalmic solution is an anti-infective prescription eye drop that your doctor may instruct you to use if you have an eye infection caused by bacteria. Bacterial conjunctivitis and corneal ulcers are the 2 types of eye infections that Ocuflox is indicated to treat.
Uses of Ocuflox
Side Effects of Ocuflox
Side effects cannot be anticipated. If any develop or change in intensity, tell your doctor as soon as possible. Only your doctor can determine if it is safe to continue using Ocuflox. Side effects may includes:
Warnings and precautions before taking Ocuflox:
Drug Interaction :- There is no information on interactions with Ocuflox. When taken internally, however, the similar quinolone antibiotic ciprofloxacin is known to interact with the following:
The results of long-term overdosing of Ocuflox are unknown. If you suspect a problem, check with your doctor.
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