Chlorop Eye Ointment

Chlorop Eye Ointment

chloramphenicol

Manufacturer:

SM Pharmaceuticals

Distributor:

SM Pharmaceuticals
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Chloramphenicol
Indications/Uses
Ocular infections involving conjunctiva &/or cornea due to susceptible organisms.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult & paed Apply thin strip approx 1 cm into conjunctiva every 3 hr.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Not to be given for minor infections or prophylaxis. Avoid repeated courses & prolonged treatment. Not to be used in patients w/ preexisting bone marrow depression or blood dyscrasias. Newborn infants.
Special Precautions
Discontinue use if new infections due to non-susceptible bacteria or fungi appear. Avoid repeated courses & prolonged use. May retard corneal healing. Avoid use during pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity, stinging, itching, urticaria, angioneurotic edema & allergic lid eczema; bone marrow depression & hypoplasia; blurred vision.
Drug Interactions
MIMS Class
Eye Anti-Infectives & Antiseptics
ATC Classification
S01AA01 - chloramphenicol ; Belongs to the class of antibiotics. Used in the treatment of eye infections.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Chlorop eye oint 1%
Packing/Price
5 g x 1's
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