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Mahaflox Tube Of 5gm Eye Ointment

By MANKIND PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
5g Eye Ointment in Tube
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Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W Description

Mahaflox Eye Ointment contain moxifloxacin an antibiotic medicine. It is used for the treatment of external bacterial infections of the eye. It works by stopping the growth of bacteria. You should com...
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ContainsMoxifloxacin(0.5 %W/W)
UsesBacterial eye infection
Side effectsApplication site reaction
ClassificationOCCULAR ANTIBIOTIC
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Uses of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

For the treatment of external bacterial infection of the eye.

Contraindications of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

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

Side effects of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

Application site reaction

Precautions and Warnings of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Mahaflox Eye Ointment during pregnancy?
A:
Mahaflox Eye Ointment should be used under medical supervision by a pregnant woman.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Mahaflox Eye Ointment while breastfeeding?
A:
Mahaflox Eye Ointment should be used under medical supervision by a lactating woman.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have used Mahaflox Eye Ointment?
A:
Mahaflox causes temporary blurring of vision. Avoid driving until your vision is clear.

Alcohol

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

Other General Warnings

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

Mode of Action of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

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 Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

  • Use Mahaflox Eye Ointment as instructed by your doctor.
  • It is meant for external use only.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Follow directions carefully & do not miss doses.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after applying.
  • Apply it as directed by the doctor.
  • Avoid touching your eyes with the dropper and they must be kept clean.

Interactions of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

Interactions with other medicines

Since Mahaflox Eye Ointment 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 o...
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Storage and disposal of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

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

Dosage of Mahaflox 0.5 %W/W

Overdose

As Mahaflox Eye Ointment is meant for external use, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Mahaflox Eye Ointment, apply it as soon as possible. Do not overapply this medicine 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: What is the use of Mahaflox Eye Ointment?

A: Mahaflox Eye Ointment is used to treat external bacterial infections of the eye.

Q: Is Mahaflox Eye Ointment a steroid medicine?

A: Mahaflox Eye Ointment contain moxifloxacin which belongs to the fluoroquinolone antibiotic group of medicine. It is not a steroid medicine.
Product Details
Brand
MAHAFLOX
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 09 Jun 2022 | 03:24 PM (IST)

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