Tetracycline is indicated in treatment of bacterial infections.
1 tube / 10 gr
Indications for use:
Applied with trachoma (an infectious eye disease that can lead to blindness), conjunctivitis (inflammation of the outer membrane of the eye), blepharitis (inflammation of the eyelid margins) and other infectious diseases of the eye.
How to use:
For a lower eyelid 3-5 times a day.
Tetracycline eye ointment is usually well prenositsya, however, like other antibiotics with a broad spectrum of antibacterial action can cause side effects: loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, upset bowel function (light or heavy diarrhea), changes in the mucous membranes of the mouth and gastrointestinal tract (GLOSS / inflammation language / stomatitis / mucositis oral / gastritis / gastric inflammation / proctitis / inflammation of the rectum /) may be allergic skin reactions, angioedema (allergic swelling), and others.
Tetracycline eye ointment and other drugs of this series can increase skin sensitivity to sunlight (photosensitivity).
Noted that long-term use of tetracycline eye ointment and other drugs in this group during the formation of the teeth (appointment children in the first months of life) can cause children dark yellow color of the teeth (deposition of the drug in the tooth enamel and dentin).
With prolonged use of drugs of the tetracycline group, complications may occur due to the development of candidiasis (skin and mucous membranes, and septicemia / blood poisoning microorganisms / caused by the fungus drozhzhevidnym Candidaalbicans). For the treatment of candidiasis used antifungal antibiotics (see. Nystatin, levorin.
During treatment tetracycline eye ointment should carefully monitor the patient. If signs of hypersensitivity to the drug and the side effects make a break for treatment, if necessary, appoint another antibiotic (not from tetracycline).
Tetracycline eye ointment is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to it and to kindred antibiotics (oxytetracycline, doksiiiklinu et al.), Fungal diseases. With care use in patients with kidney disease, leukopenia (decrease in white blood cell count). Should not be administered tetracycline eye ointment (and other drugs in this group), pregnant women and children under the age of 8 years. The drug should be used with caution in patients with an indication of the allergic reactions in history (history).
In recent years, the prevalence of tetratsiklinoustoychivyh strains of microorganisms and frequent side effects tetraiiklna use has been relatively limited.
In the aluminum tubes to 3, 7, '10
In a cool place.
0.01 g (10 000 IU), 1g of tetracycline (1%).