Ciplox D E/E Drops contains a combination of two medicines, Dexamethasone (steroid) and Ciprofloxacin (antibiotic). It is used to treat inflammation and swelling in the eyes after surgery or operation; It is also used to treat bacterial infections of the eye. Ciprofloxacin is an antibiotic medicine that works by inhibiting certain enzymes responsible for bacterial replication. Dexamethasone is a steroid, which works by reducing the swelling and inflammation by inhibiting the production of natural substances in the body. You should complete the course of treatment and do not stop on your own without informing your doctor....
Q: Can I use Ciplox D E/E Drops in viral infections?
A: The Ciplox D E/E Drops contains an antibiotic - Ciprofloxacin, which acts on bacteria. It is not active against viruses. Hence, it should be avoided in viral infections. Also, it contains a steroid that needs to be avoided in viral infections.
Q: What should I do in case there is burning, redness, or watering of eyes?
A: Stop the use of Ciplox D E/E Drops, wash your eyes with water, and reach a nearby hospital, or contact your doctor for further evaluation and management.
Q: What does Ciplox D E/E Drops contain?
A: Ciplox D E/E Drops contains ciprofloxacin, an antibiotic, and dexamethasone, a steroid that suppresses the inflammatory response.
Q: What are the uses of Ciplox D E/E Drops?
A: Ciplox D E/E Drops is used for the treatment of the postoperative inflammatory condition of eyes.