GMP Certified High Quality BP Ofloxacin Eye Ear Drops 5ml:15mg,
Name of the medicinal product
2. Qualitative and quantitative composition
Each bottle contains 15mg ofloxacin
3. Pharmaceutical form
Colorless transparent sterile liquid .
Oflox Eye/Ear Drops (Ofloxacin) is indicated in the topical
treatment of a variety of external infections of eye and ear caused
by susceptible bacteria. These drops are used to treat the eye
infections such as acute and sub-acute conjunctivitis, mucopurulent
conjunctivitis, blepharo-conjunctivitis, and blepharitis.
It is also indicated in the topical treatment of ear infections
like otitis externa, chronic suppurative otitis media with
perforated tympanic membranes and acute otitis media in the
presence of tympanostomy tubes.
5. Dosage and Administration
Patients treating mild to moderate eye infections are sometimes
instructed by their physician to apply 1 to 2 Oflox Eye/Ear Drops
(Ofloxacin) into the affected eye or eyes every 4 hours. In severe
infections, apply 2 drops into the eye or eyes hourly until
improvement is obtained following which treatment should be
Adult patients undergoing treatment for otitis externa might be
told by their physician to apply 10 drops twice daily. For chronic
suppurative otitis media with perforated tympanic membranes, adults
may be directed to apply 10 drops twice daily for 14 days.
6. Side effects
Side effects of Oflox Eye/Ear Drops (Ofloxacin) if applied to eyes
include: pruritus, earache, dizziness, headache, vertigo, nausea
Side effects to ear include: loss of hearing, tinnitus, tremor,
fungal infection, dermatitis, eczema, erythematous rash, follicular
rash, hypoaesthesia, hot flushes and otorrhagia.
Patients having a history of hypersensitivity to the active
ingredient, or to any kind of quinolones, or to any of the
constituents of the drug should not be treated with Oflox Eye/Ear
8. Shelf life
9. Special precautions for storage
Do not store above 25°C. Store in the original package.