Moxifloxacin

VIBMOXI EYE OINTMENT

COMPOSITION
Moxifloxacin0.5%
SPECIFICATION
FORMEYE OINTMENT
PACKING 5GM
PACKING TYPE1’s
MRP85

DESCRIPTION

Moxifloxacin is a synthetic fluoroquinolone antibiotic agent. Bayer AG developed the drug (initially called BAY 12-8039) and it is marketed worldwide (as the hydrochloride) under the brand name Avelox (in some countries also Avalox) for oral treatment.

SIDE EFFECTS

Symptoms of overdose include CNS and gastrointestinal effects such as decreased activity, somnolence, tremor, convulsions, vomiting, and diarrhea. The minimal lethal intravenous dose in mice and rats is 100 mg/kg.

INDICATION

For the treatment of sinus and lung infections such as sinusitis, pneumonia, and secondary infections in chronic bronchitis. Also for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis (pinkeye).