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Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

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5ml Eye Drop in Bottle
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Medical Description

Milflox Dm Eye Drop is a combination medicine containing the antibiotic moxifloxacin and steroid dexamethasone. These eye drops are used to treat various bacterial infections of the eyes and prevent t...
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ContainsMoxifloxacin(0.5 %),Dexamethasone(1.0 %)
UsesBacterial infections of the eye, postoperative inflammation
Side effectsEye irritation, blurred vision, headache, and dizziness
ClassificationOCCULAR ANTIBIOTIC AND STEROID
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Uses of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

  • Milflox Dm Eye Drop is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the eye like conjunctivitis.
  • It is also used to treat and control the redness, swelling, pain, and inflammation of the eye after surgery.

Contraindications of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

  • If you are allergic to moxifloxacin, dexamethasone, or any other ingredient of Milflox Dm Eye Drop.
  • If you have a fungal infection.
  • In children below 18 years of age.

Side effects of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

  • Headache
  • Eye irritation
  • Blurred vision
  • Dizziness

Precautions and Warnings of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I use Milflox Dm Eye Drop during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information on the effect of Milflox Dm Eye Drops in pregnancy. This eye drop should be used in pregnancy only if recommended by your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I use Milflox Dm Eye Drop while breastfeeding?
A:
No information is available if Milflox Dm Eye Drop passes into human breast milk. This eye drop may be used in breastfeeding women if recommended by the doctor.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have instilled Milflox Dm Eye Drop?
A:
You may experience blurred vision on the application of the Milflox Dm Eye Drop, which may alter your ability to drive. It is suggested that you do not drive until you can see clearly again.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol after using Milflox Dm Eye Drop?
A:
There is limited information available regarding the interaction of alcohol with Milflox Dm Eye Drop. Ask your doctor for advice on alcohol intake along with this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are allergic to the active ingredient moxifloxacin, dexamethasone, or any other ingredient of the eyedrops.
  • You are suffering from a fungal infection.
  • You have an eye infection caused by the herpes simplex virus.
  • You have a history of cataracts, glaucoma, or increased pressure in the eye.
  • You are wearing contact lenses, as they must be removed before instilling the eye drops.
  • You are elderly.
  • You develop irritation after using this medicine.

Mode of Action of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

How Does It Work?

  • Milflox Dm Eye Drop contains moxifloxacin and dexamethasone as active substances.
  • Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic that works by interfering with certain chemicals required for the proper maintenance and functioning of bacterial DNA. The inhibition of these chemicals leads to the deat...
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  • Dexamethasone is a steroid that prevents the release of certain substances called prostaglandins responsible for causing inflammation (swelling, heat, and redness).

Directions for Use of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

  • Use Milflox Dm Eye Drop as instructed by your doctor.
  • Follow directions carefully and do not miss an application.
  • 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. The dropper must be kept clean to avoid infections.
  • Using a clean tissue or cloth, wipe any excess liquid from your face.
  • Use the exact number of drops as recommended by your doctor.
  • If you have been prescribed any other eye drops or eye ointments, keep an interval of at least 5 minutes between both the medicines.

Interactions of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

Interactions with other medicines

  • Since Milflox Dm Eye Drops are 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 any other health conditions.
  • Particular care should be taken if you are using other eye drops along with the Milflox Dm Eye Drop.

Storage and disposal of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

  • Store in a cool and dry place below 30°C away from direct sunlight.
  • Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Dosage of Milflox Dm Eye Drops 5ml

Overdose

As this eye drop is meant for external application cases of an 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

If you have missed instilling a dose of Milflox Dm Eye Drop, instill 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...
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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 Milflox Dm Eye Drop?

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: When should I use Milflox Dm Eye Drop?

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

Q: What are Milflox Dm Eye Drops used for?

  • Milflox Dm Eye Drop is used for the treatment of bacterial infections of the eye like conjunctivitis.
  • It is also used to treat and control the redness, swelling, pain, and inflammation of the eye after surgery.
Product Details
Brand
MILFLOX DM
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
17/08/2022
Last Updated on: 05 May 2022 | 11:27 PM (IST)
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