Chloramphenicol MCA Eye Drops

CHLORAMPHENICOL “MCA”

EYE DROPS 0.5%

 

Presentation

Chloramphenicol is a bacteriostatic antibiotic with a wide antibacterial spectrum of action, including gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, microplasma, rickettsie and clamide.

 

Composition

Each ml of solution contains:

Chloramphenicol 5 mg, Borax, Boric Acid, Phenyl Mercuric Nitrate. Water q.s.

 

Indications

For each external ocular infection in particular conjunctivitis, keratitis, kerato-conjunctivitis by virus, dacriocystitis, trachoma, blepharitis, mechanical and technical trauma. In pre-operating and post operating treatments.

 

Dosage

Instill one or two drops of Chloramphenicol 3 to 8 times a day, or according to Medical prescription.

 

Contraindication

Patients hypersensitive to Chloramphenicol.

Chloramphenicol used for a long time and in excessive doses can develop toxic phenomena. In women during pregnancy and in the first infancy, you should use Chloramphenicol only in necessary conditions and according to Medical prescription only.

 

Side Effects

Occasionally you can feel actions of sensitiveness as burning, urticaria, dermatitis, vesicular dermatitis. Local allergic reactions of different range, as visual and tubercular infections, optic retrobulbar neuropathy scotoma, internal ophthalmoplegia of the iris toxic ambilopia, paralysis of extraocular muscles.

 

Overdose

Treatment- Symptomatic therapy. A prolonged continuous use should lead to super infection by drug resistant micro-organisms. You should interrupt its administration as soon as you note the arising of allergic signals that can be treated with topical application of hydrocortisone and/ or antihistamines per oral way.

 

Validity

To be used only before the Expiry Date Printed on the box/bottle.

 

Warnings

FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY.

TO BE USED UNDER MEDICAL CONTROL.

 

STORE AT TEMPERATURE BROW 30°C.

PROTECT FROM LIGHT.

KEEP AWAY FROM CHILDREN REACH.

 

Packs

Bottle of 10ml of Chloramphenicol Eye Drops 0.5% with dropper.

 

Manufactured for

M. C. A.

Medical and Chemical Agency S.p.A.

S. Vittore Olona (Milan)

Via Parini, 1/3-Italy

 

Nafdac Reg. No. 04-5837

 

Manufactured by

Laborate Pharmaceutical (India)

E – 11, Ind. Area, Panipat.

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