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Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

By SUN PHARMA
5ml Eye Drop in Bottle

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Moxifloxacin(0.5 %) + Dexamethasone(1.0 %)
therapy
Therapeutic classification
OCCULAR ANTIBIOTIC AND STEROID

Medical Description

Milflodex Eye Drop is a combination medicine containing Moxifloxacin, an antibiotic and Dexamethasone, a steroid. These drops help to treat various bacterial infections of the eyes and also prevents t...
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    Contraindications
    Side effects
    Precautions and Warnings
    Mode of Action
    Directions for Use
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uses

Uses of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

  • To treat bacterial infections of the eye like conjunctivitis.
  • To treat and control the redness, swelling, pain, inflammation of the eye and reduce the post-surgery.
contraindications

Contraindications of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

  • If you are allergic to the active ingredients of the drops i.e. Moxifloxacin and Dexamethasone.
  • If you are suffering from a fungal infection.
  • Children below 18 years of age.
sideEffects

Side effects of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

  • Headache
  • Eye irritation
  • Blurred vision
  • Dizziness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Milflodex Eye Drop during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information regarding safe usage of Milflodex Eye Drop during pregnancy. Thus, please use it only on your doctor's advice.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Milflodex Eye Drop while breastfeeding?
A:
These eye drops can be used safely during the breastfeeding phase.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have instilled Milflodex Eye Drop?
A:
You may experience blurred vision on the application of Milflodex Eye Drop, thus it is suggested that you avoid driving immediately after instilling the eye drops as visual disturbances can hamper your ability to drive.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after using Milflodex Eye Drop?
A:
There is no known interaction between alcohol and Milflodex Eye Drop. Nonetheless, if you are recovering from eye surgery or suffering from a bacterial infection it is advised that you don’t consume alcohol until your condition improves.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to the active ingredient Moxifloxacin and Dexamethasone, or any other ingredient of the eyedrops.
  • You are suffering from a fungal infection.
  • You are suffering from an eye infection caused by the herpes simplex virus.
  • You have a history of cataract, glaucoma, or increased (intraocular) pressure in the eye.
  • You are wearing contact lenses, as they must be removed before instilling the eye drops.
  • This medicine is not to be used in children below 18 years of age.
  • Use this medicine with caution in the elderly.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

How Does It Work?

Moxifloxacin works by interfering with the enzymes required for replication of bacterial DNA, this prevents the growth and multiplication of the bacteria thereby controlling the infection. Dexamethaso...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

  • Use this medicine as instructed by your doctor.
  • Follow directions carefully & do not miss the dose.
  • 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.
  • Check the expiry of the product.
interactions

Interactions of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • As these eye drops are used externally, interactions with medicine are unlikely. However, if you are using other eye drops, Milflodex Eye Drop can affect the way they work and may alter the effective...
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  • Please inform your doctor about all the medicine, herbal supplements, vitamins that you are taking.
dosage

Dosage of Milflodex Eye Drops 5ml

Overdose

As this eye drop is meant for external application cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion or over-application, you may experience eye irritation and burning, contact your d...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed any dose of medicine take it as soon as you remember. If it's time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dose schedule. Do not take a double dose o...
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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 wear contact lenses after instilling the eye drops?

A: You are advised not to wear contact lenses till your eye infection goes away as the use of contact lenses can worsen the infection. Please consult your doctor for more advice.

Q: Can I use Milflodex Eye Drop for my child?

A: No, these eye drops are not recommended for children below 18 years of age. Please consult your doctor for a safer alternative.

Q: When should I use Milflodex Eye Drop?

A: Use these eyedrops in dose and duration as recommended by your doctor.

Q: Will Milflodex Eye Drop be beneficial in treating ear infections?

A: As the name suggests, these are eye drops and should be used for treating bacterial infections of the eyes only on the recommendation of your doctor.

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ContainsMoxifloxacin(0.5 %),Dexamethasone(1.0 %)
UsesBacterial infections of the eye, post operative inflammation
Side effectsEye irritation, blurred vision, headache and dizziness
Last Updated on: 16 Apr 2021 | 10:44 AM (IST)
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