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Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml

Manufacturer/Marketer

Berry & Herbs Pharma Pvt Ltd

Consume Type

OPHTHALMIC

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Product Details

About Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml

Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml belongs to ophthalmic eye medications primarily used to treat bacterial eye infections. Conjunctivitis (pink eye) is a common bacterial infection associated with the inflammation or infection of the conjunctiva (white part of the eye) and the inner eyelid. 

Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is a combination of two antibiotics: Tobramycin and Moxifloxacin. Tobramycin works by inhibiting the production of essential proteins that are necessary for bacteria to grow, multiply and increase in numbers. Thus, it destroys bacteria. Moxifloxacin works by inhibiting DNA gyrase (bacterial enzyme) involved in repairing and replicating bacteria's DNA (genetic material). Thus, kills bacteria and clears the infection.

Use Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml as prescribed by your doctor. Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is only for use in eyes. You are advised to use Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience eye irritation, eye redness, watery eyes, itchy or swollen eyelids, dry eyes, and mild itching in the eye. Most of these side effects of Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects persist or worsen, please consult your doctor. 

Please tell your doctor if you are allergic to Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml or any other medicines. Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is not recommended for children below 1 year of age. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, please inform your doctor before using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml. Drive only if your vision is clear, as Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml may cause temporary blurred vision immediately after applying. You are advised to remove soft contact lenses before using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml.

Uses of Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml

Bacterial eye infections

Medicinal Benefits

Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml contains two antibiotics, namely: Tobramycin and Moxifloxacin, used to treat bacterial eye infections. Tobramycin inhibits the production of essential proteins necessary for bacteria to grow, multiply and increase in numbers. Thus, destroys bacteria. Moxifloxacin inhibits DNA gyrase (bacterial enzyme) involved in repairing and replicating the DNA (genetic material) of bacteria. Thus, kills bacteria and clears the infection.

Directions for Use

Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is for external use only. Wash your hands thoroughly before and after using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml. Use the dropper provided with the pack to instil the drops into the affected eye. Your doctor will advise you how many drops to instil based on your medical condition. Replace the outer cap after use. Do not touch container’s tip to the eye, eyelids or surrounding areas as it may contaminate Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml

  • Eye irritation
  • Eye redness
  • Watery eyes
  • Itchy or swollen eyelids
  • Dry eyes
  • Mild itching in the eye

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Please tell your doctor if you are allergic to Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml or any other medicines. Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is not recommended for children below 1 year of age. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, please inform your doctor before using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml. Drive only if your vision is clear, as Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml may cause temporary blurred vision immediately after applying. You are advised to remove soft contact lenses before using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml. Do not touch the tip of the container to the eye, eyelids or surrounding areas as it may contaminate Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml and cause eye infections. 

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interaction: Inform your doctor if you are using beta-lactam antibiotics to treat ear, eye, or skin infections, other aminoglycoside antibiotics, and medicines that can lead to hearing loss. 

Drug-Food Interaction: No interactions found. 

Drug-Disease Interaction: No interactions found. 

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    caution

    The interaction of alcohol with Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is unknown.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    caution

    Please consult a doctor if you are pregnant. Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is prescribed to pregnant women only if the doctor thinks the benefits outweigh the risks.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    caution

    Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is given to breastfeeding mothers only if the doctor thinks the benefits are greater than the risks. Please consult your doctor if you are breastfeeding.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    caution

    Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml may cause temporary blurred vision immediately after applying. Therefore, wait until your vision is clear before driving or operating machinery.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    safe if prescribed

    If you have any concerns regarding the use of Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml in patients with liver problems, please consult your doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    safe if prescribed

    If you have any concerns regarding the use of Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml in patients with kidney problems, please consult your doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Children

    caution

    Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is not recommended for children below 1 year of age as the safety and effectiveness were not established.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Sleep for a minimum of 6 to 8 hours to rejuvenate your eyes naturally.
  • Wash your eyes with clean water at least two to three times a day. Do not wash your eyes if you have undergone any eye surgery for at least 2 weeks. 
  • Manage stress, eat healthily, drink plenty of water, exercise regularly, and get plenty of sleep.

Other Information (MOX0489)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Sep-23

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Bacterial eye infections: Conjunctivitis, stye, and keratitis are common bacterial eye infections. Conjunctivitis (pink eye) is an infection or inflammation of the conjunctiva (the white part of the eye) and the inner eyelid. It is a highly contagious infection spread through eye secretions. Symptoms include redness, itching, and discharge or crusting around the eye. A stye, or bump on the eyelid, is another common eye condition. Keratitis, or corneal inflammation, is caused by wearing contact lenses frequently, injury, diabetes, or surgery.

FAQs

Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml contains two antibiotics, Tobramycin and Moxifloxacin. It is used to treat bacterial eye infections. Tobramycin inhibits the production of essential proteins necessary for bacteria to grow, multiply and increase in numbers. Thus, destroys bacteria. Moxifloxacin inhibits DNA gyrase (bacterial enzyme) involved in repairing and replicating bacteria's DNA (genetic material). Thus, kills bacteria and clears the infection.

You should wash your hands first, tilt your head back, and gently pull the lower eyelid downwards. Then, squeeze the bottle gently by holding it upside down to instil the number of drops into the affected eye as advised by your doctor without touching the tip of the bottle to the eye or surrounding areas in order to avoid contamination. Finally, replace the cap tightly after use. After applying Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml, you are advised to close your eyes for a minimum of 2 to 3 minutes, and pressure should be applied to the corner of the eye by pressing a finger to stop eye drops from spreading into the rest of the body.

You are not recommended to wear contact lenses while using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml. You are advised to remove contact lenses before applying Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml and reinsert after 15 minutes of using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml. Also, inform your doctor if you experience pain, stinging or abnormal sensation in the eye after using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml.

Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml may cause temporary blurred vision immediately after applying. Therefore, you are recommended to wait until your vision is clear before driving or operating machinery.

Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is not used to treat fungal infection in the eye. Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml is only used to treat bacterial eye infections.

You are not recommended to stop using Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml without consulting your doctor as it may worsen the infection. Therefore, use Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml for as long as your doctor has prescribed it, and if you experience any difficulty while taking Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml, please consult your doctor.

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Moxitobra Eye Drops 5 ml

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