What dexamethasone-neomycin is used for:
Neomycin is an antibiotic.
It is used to treat bacterial infections.
Dexamethasone is a steroid.
It is used to treat the inflammation associated with bacterial infections of the eye.
Neomycin and dexamethasone ophthalmic is used to treat bacterial infections of the eyes.
Do not use dexamethasone-neomycin Patients with known hypersensitivity to the active.
Ingredients Patients who suffer from herpes simplex keratitis, fungal or viral infections of the eye, Tuberculosis of the eye or injury after uncomplicated removal of a foreign body from the eye Children under 2 years of age.
Warnings and precautions:
Do not take this medicine without consulting your physician:
If you are pregnant or during breastfeeding.
If you are suffering or have suffered in the past from asthma, from impaired function of the eyes (glaucoma, optic nerve damage, cataract or any kind of the eye infection), from diabetes or from Impaired hearing function, and viral If you have known sensitivity to any type of food or medicine.
Possible side effects:
Stop using the product and seek immediate medical attention if you develop throat tightness or Swelling of the eyes, face, lips or tongue, feel faint, or have difficulty breathing.
Stop using the product if you develop hives or itching of the face or body.
Other medicines and dexamethasone-neomycin:
If you are applying another medicine concomitantly to the eye if you have just finished. treatment With another medicine, inform your physician in order to prevent hazards and lack of efficacy Resulting from drug interactions.
Tell your physician if you are taking an oral steroid medication such as prednisone It is important To tell your physician.
If you use other products for the eye with the need to separate for 15 minutes between the drug And another in the case of the use of more than one medicine at the same time.
How to use dexamethasone-neomycin:
Use neomycin and dexamethasone ophthalmic eyedrops exactly as directed by your doctor.
If you do not understand these directions, ask your pharmacist, nurse, or doctor to explain them to you. Wash your hands before and after using your eyedrops.
To apply the eyedrops:
Tilt your head back slightly and pull down on your lower eyelid.
Position the dropper above your eye. Look up and away from the dropper.
Squeeze out a drop and close your eye.
Apply gentle pressure to the inside corner of your eye (near your nose) for about 1 minute to Prevent the liquid from draining down your tear duct.
Repeat the process in the other eye if your doctor has prescribed drops in both eyes.
If you are using more than one drop in the same eye, repeat the process with about 5 minutes Between drops.
How to store dexamethasone-neomycin:
Store neomycin and dexamethasone ophthalmic at room temperature.
Away from moisture and Heat.
Keep the bottle or tube properly capped