Gaticin 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. Gaticin Eye Drop works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria responsible for infection. This medicine is meant for external use only. Do not miss any dose of this medicine and complete full course of treatment even if you feel better. Do not wear a contact lens while using it. Before using this eye drop, inform your doctor if you have any eye condition....
Q: Can I stop using Gaticin Eye Drop when I feel better?
A: No, do not stop using Gaticin 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 Gaticin Eye Drop?
A: Gaticin 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 Gaticin 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.