Indications for: TOBRADEX ST
Ocular inflammation associated with infection or risk thereof.
Adults and Children:
<2yrs: not established. ≥2yrs: 1 drop every 2hrs for 1st 24–48hrs, then every 4–6hrs. Reduce dose as condition improves; max 20mL for initial ℞.
TOBRADEX ST Contraindications:
Viral, fungal, or mycobacterial infections of the eye.
TOBRADEX ST Warnings/Precautions:
Corneal or scleral thinning. Glaucoma. Monitor for secondary infections, intraocular pressure and cataracts in prolonged use. Monitor blood levels in combined aminoglycoside therapy. Discontinue if hypersensitivity reactions occur. Avoid abrupt cessation. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
TOBRADEX ST Classification:
Aminoglycoside + steroid.
Local effects (eg, eye pain, eyelids pruritus, eyelid edema, conjunctival hyperemia or erythema), increased intraocular pressure, glaucoma, cataracts, corneal perforations, optic nerve damage, delayed wound healing, secondary infection.
Susp—2.5mL, 5mL, 10mL; Oint—3.5g