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Engatt Forte Eye Drops

By ENTOD PHARMACEUTICALS PVT LTD
5ml Eye Drop in Bottle
157.44*
MRP 192.00
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Gatifloxacin(0.5 %)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
OCCULAR ANTIBIOTIC

Medical Description

Engatt Eye Drop is an antibiotic medicine meant for eye infections. It is used to treat bacterial infection of the eye such as conjunctivitis. It contains gatifloxacin as the active ingredient. Engatt...
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uses

Uses of Engatt 0.5 %

Engatt Eye Drop is used to treat bacterial infection of the eye such as conjunctivitis.
contraindications

Contraindications of Engatt 0.5 %

If you are allergic to gatifloxacin or ingredients present along with it.
sideEffects

Side effects of Engatt 0.5 %

  • Red, irritated, itchy or teary eyes
  • Blurred vision
  • Eye pain
  • Eye discharge
  • Swollen eyelids
  • Headache
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Engatt 0.5 %

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Engatt Eye Drop during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Engatt Eye Drop in human pregnancy. Consult your doctor before taking any medicine during pregnancy.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Engatt Eye Drop while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of {cb}} Eye Drop on breastfeeding women. Inform your doctor if you are a nursing mother.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have instilled Engatt Eye Drop?
A:
Engatt Eye Drop does not affect your ability to drive. However, if you experience blurry vision or any other side effect, which disturbs the ability to drive, avoid driving.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Engatt Eye Drop?
A:
The interaction between Engatt Eye Drop and alcohol has not been found. Talk to your doctor if you have a habit of consuming it regularly.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You experience irritation, pain, redness in the eye and changes in the vision. If your condition worsens, you might have to discontinue the treatment.
  • Contact lenses should be removed before each application and should be inserted after 15 minutes.
  • Avoid long-term use of this eye drop.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Engatt 0.5 %

How Does It Work?

Gatifloxacin works by blocking the action of enzymes that are required for the replication of the bacterial genetic material (DNA) and thus kills the bacteria.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Engatt 0.5 %

  • Use the exact number of drops recommended.
  • Hold the dropper close to the eye and gently squeeze the dropper.
  • Place the recommended number of drops inside the lower eyelid.
  • Close your eyes for 2-3 minutes and do not blink or squeeze.
  • Repeat for the other eyes if required after 5-10 minutes.
  • Avoid touching the tip of the container directly to the infected area.
interactions

Interactions of Engatt 0.5 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Engatt Eye Drop is to be used externally, it is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, consult your doctor if you are taking other medicines for treating other health conditions.
  • Especially if you are already using any other eye drops for other conditions.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Engatt 0.5 %

  • Keep the lid of the container closed when not in use.
  • Store in a cool and dry place away from light and moisture.
  • Keep it out of the reach of children and pets.
dosage

Dosage of Engatt 0.5 %

Overdose

As Engatt Eye Drop is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have app...
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Missed a Dose

Take the missed application as soon as possible. Never apply twice to compensate for the missed one.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop using Engatt Eye Drop when I feel better?

A: No, do not stop using Engatt Eye Drop. Your symptoms may improve before the infection is completely cured. You should complete the full course of treatment or there are chances of reinfection.

Q: What are the uses of Engatt Eye Drop?

A: Engatt Eye Drop is used for the treatment of bacterial eye infections like conjunctivitis.

Q: What are the symptoms of conjunctivitis (pinkeye)?

A: Individuals may experience symptoms like itchiness, redness of the eyes, swollen eyelids, feels like a foreign object is present under the eyelids, crusting of eyelids especially in the mornings, etc.

Q: How long can I use Engatt Eye Drop?

A: You should use it for the duration advised by your doctor. Once you open the bottle make sure you use it within 4 weeks of opening.

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ContainsGatifloxacin(0.5 %)
UsesBacterial eye infections
Side effectsBlurry vision, swollen eyelids, headache, eye pain, eye discharge
Last Updated on: 23 Jun 2021 | 11:13 AM (IST)
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