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Vigamox Bottle Of 5ml Ophthalmic Solution
Vigamox Bottle Of 5ml Ophthalmic Solution

Vigamox Bottle Of 5ml Ophthalmic Solution

By NOVARTIS HEALTHCARE PVT LTD
5ml Eye Drop in Bottle
303.45*
MRP 357.00
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Vigamox 0.5 %W/V Description

Vigamox Eye Drop contain Moxifloxacin an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of external bacterial infections of the eye. Vigamox works by stopping the growth of bacteria. You should co

plete the course given by your doctor and do not stop using Vigamox Eye Drop on your own.

Product Summary

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ContainsMoxifloxacin(0.5 %W/V)
UsesBacterial eye infection
Side effectsPain or irritation in the eye
TherapyOCCULAR ANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

For the treatment of external bacterial infection of the eye.

Contraindications of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

If you are allergic to moxifloxacin or other medicines from the fluoroquinolone group of medicine or any of the other ingredients of Vigamox Eye Drop.

Side effects of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

Pain or irritation in the eye

Precautions and Warnings of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I instill Vigamox Eye Drop during pregnancy?
A:
Vigamox is to be used locally as Eye Drop only and there are fewer chances of absorption in the blood. Still, this medicine should be used under medical supervision by a pregnant woman.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I instill Vigamox Eye Drop while breastfeeding?
A:
Vigamox is to be used locally as Eye Drop only and there are fewer chances of absorption in breast milk and blood. Still, this medicine should be used under medical supervision by a lactating woman.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have instilled Vigamox Eye Drop?
A:
Vigamox causes temporary blurring of vision. Avoid driving until your vision is clear.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Vigamox Eye Drop?
A:
Alcohol is not known to interact with Vigamox. However, if you consume alcohol too often discuss it with your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have swelling of throat, face, itching over body or breathing difficulty.
  • You are using contact lenses.
  • You are having eye infection caused due to bacteria of genital infection.

Mode of Action of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

How Does It Work?

Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic, it works by stopping the growth of genetic material of the bacteria. Over time, the infection gets treated.

Directions for Use of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

  • Use Vigamox Eye Drop as instructed by your doctor.
  • Follow directions carefully & do not miss doses.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying.
  • Close your eyes for 2-3 minutes and do not blink or squeeze.
  • Avoid touching your eyes with the dropper and it must be kept clean.
  • Wipe any excess liquid from your face with a tissue.
  • Use the exact number of drops recommended.

Interactions of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

Interactions with other medicines

Since Vigamox Eye Drop is to be used externally it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, you should always consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other...
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Storage and disposal of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

  • Store at room temperature in a cool and dry place.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Vigamox 0.5 %W/V

Overdose

  • As Vigamox Eye Drop is meant for external use, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.
  • If you have instilled extra drops of it, wash eyes thoroughly with water.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed the instillation of Eye Drop, instill it as soon as possible. Do not instill more drops just to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Mansi Savla

B. Pharm, PharmD

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Vigamox Eye Drop cause diarrhoea?

A: Vigamox Eye Drop does not cause diarrhoea. Diarrhoea is a side effect of antibiotic medicine taken by mouth.

Q: Is Vigamox Eye Drop a steroid medicine?

A: Vigamox Eye Drop contain moxifloxacin which belongs to the fluoroquinolone antibiotic group of medicine. It is not a steroid medicine.
Product Details
Brand
VIGAMOX
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/03/2024
Last Updated on: 06 May 2022 | 08:21 PM (IST)

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