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Active ingredients: ciprofloxacin
What it is used for
Treatment of bacterial keratitis (infected corneal ulcers) and severe bacterial conjuctivitis caused by organisms susceptible to ciprofloxacin. INDICATIONS AS AT 25 JULY 1996: Treatment of bacterial keratitis (infected corneal ulcers) and severe bacterial conjunctivitis caused by organisms susceptible to ciprofloxacin in adults and children 12 months of age or older.
How to take it
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
- The way to take this medicine: Ophthalmic
- Store below 25 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Do not Refrigerate
- Do not Freeze
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
Colourless to pale yellow solution.
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
Is this medicine subsidised?
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on November 1, 2018. To learn more about this subsidy, visit the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) website.
Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?
For the active ingredient ciprofloxacin
You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems