Indications : Eye : Surface ocular infections involving the conjuctiva and/or cornea caused by Chloramphenicol susceptible organisms. It is also active against common bacterial pathogens, E.coli, Klebsiella, Niesseria sp., H.influenzae, Enterobacter sp., Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus pneumoniae.
Ear : Ear canal infections.
Dosage & Administration : Eye ointment : Should be used every 3 hours. Administration should be continued day and night for the first 48 hours after which the interval between application may be increased and continued for at least 2 days after eye appears normal.
Eye/Ear Drops : For Eye- 2 drops to be instilled into the affected eye every 1 hour until condition improves or instill 4 times daily depending on severity of infections.
For Ear: 2 - 3 drops in the affected ear 2 - 3 times daily.