Basic Information On Zymar Eye Drops
Zymar Eye Drops is prescribed to treat bacterial conjunctivitis triggered by aerobic Gram-Positive and aerobic Gram-Negative bacteria of certain strains. Symptoms of conjunctivitis include, severe redness, watery discharge (usually yellow or green) from the eyes, inflammation of the conjunctiva (the area surrounding the eye), itching and irritation. The discharge may collect during sleep, sticking the eyes together. This occurs especially in children. Wiping the eyes with cloth dipped in warm water would unglue the eyes. Zymar drug, a fluoroquinolone antibiotic, acts by obstructing and preventing production of a type of protein on which the bacteria survive.
Precautions/ Side Effects For Zymar Eye Drops
Brand or generic Zymar Eye Drops is used topically to treat conjunctivitis caused by some bacteria. Do not introduce the medicine into the inside chambers of the eyes. Avoid wearing contact lenses during treatment with gatifloxacin ophthalmic solution. Prolonged use of the medicine may result in organisms which develop drug-resistance. Allow a gap of about five minutes between Zymar and other medicines, if you are using any. Sterilize the contact lenses and consult your doctor before reusing the lenses. Wash the eyes with warm water frequently during the day to relieve the irritation and speed the healing.
Brand or generic Zymar Eye Drops may result in some of the common side effects like irritation of the conjunctiva, increased secretion of tears, inflammation of the cornea and papillary conjunctivitis. Occasionally, chemosis, decreased clarity in vision, swelling of the eyelids, red eye, have been observed. Obtain medical advice to tide over the side effects of gatifloxacin ophthalmic solution.
Zymar Eye Drops Dosage
Tilt your head back, squeeze the lower eyelid to form a pocket and instill one drop of Zymar eye drops into this pocket. Close the eye, return to normal position and press your eyelids gently. Apply the medicine only in the affected eye or the eyes. Apply the drops, once every two hours, when you are awake. On the first and second day of the treatment, repeat the application eight times per day. From the third to the seventh day, apply one drop at a time, four times a day during waking hours. Keep the tip of the applicator clean and free from contamination. Do not touch the tip with hands or wipe it with cloth.
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