• Therapeutic Category
  • Pharmaceutical Form : Eye Ointments
  • Composition : Tetracycline HCl 10 mg / g
  • Active Substance : Tetracycline HCl

Properties :

Tetracycline is bacteriostatic antibiotic with a wide spectrum of activity against bacteria and have been used in the treatment of large number of Infections caused by susceptible organisms such  as :staphylococcus aureus .streptococci  including :

Pneumococcus –  escherichia coli – neisseria species – chlamydia trachomatous.

Tetracycline dose not provide  adequate coverage against haemophilus Influenzae , klebsilla , Enterobacter  species , pseudomonas  aeruginosa , serratia marcescens .

Indications :

 Biomycine ophthalmic ointment is used for the treatment of superficial ocular infections susceptible to Tetracycline .

Contra-indications :

This product is contraindicated in person who have been shown hypersensitivity to  any of the tetracyclines .

Precautions :

The use of any anti-biotics occasionally may result in overgrowth of non susceptible organisms .

 Constant observation of the patient is essential .

Adverse reactions :

Dermatities symptomatology have been reported , if adverse reactions or idiosyncrasy occurs , discontinue medication and institue appropriate therapy .

Dosage And Administration   :

Apply directly to the affected area every 2 hours or more as the severity of the infection and the degree of response . Chronic and severe ocular infections may require treatment for many days . Moderate ocular infections may responses for therapy within  48 hours .

Packaging :

Tube of 5 gram .