CHLORAMPHENICOL HYDROCORTISONE W/W, and CHLORBUTOL 0.5%. This is an antibiotics medicine that is used in treating bacterial infections in the eye. It helps in the prevention of increment infection in parts of the eye like eyelids, conjunctiva, the cornea, and the anterior ocular segment. This eye infection starts when any dangerous bacteria enter into the surrounding tissues of the eyeball including other parts of the eye. The normal eye infection symptoms are watery eyes, dry eyes, discharge, light sensitivity, swollen eyes, pain, blurred vision, and itching.
CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE W/W+CHLORBUTOL 0.5% are a solution of two antibiotics salts, called CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE. CHLORAMPHENICOL helps in stopping bacterial growth. HYDROCORTISONE is a steroid that helps in the reduction of itching, redness, and swelling in the eyes which are caused by a weak immune system. CHLORAMPHENICOL is a type of antibiotic that prevent from bacteria which increased by proteins; in other words, we can say that, it helps to finish the protein for bacteria. Chlorbutol has antibacterial and antifungal properties which help patients from infection. With the help of the best qualities, this medication prevents the enhancement of eye infections which is caused by a high range of Gram-negative bacteria.
It is very important that you have to inform your doctor about your prior medical history if you are using any other medicines because every medication interacts with other drugs. These interactions can lead the patient to the adverse effect of that particular medicine. Sometimes patients have allergic reactions to CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE so they need to consult their doctor regarding these allergic symptoms. You have to be careful while using CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE in children. The patient must stop the use of contact lenses if the doctor recommended the use of CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE. You should keep up 10 minute or 15-minute time gap while using CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE with other eye drops.
Usage of CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE
It is useful in eye infections by bacteria.
- HYDROCORTISONE – A STEROID THAT REDUCES REDNESS AND SWELLING
- REDUCES EYE INFLAMMATION FOLLOWING EYE SURGERY
- CHLORAMPHENICOL – AN ANTIBIOTIC THAT HELPS PREVENT OR TREAT A BACTERIAL INFACTION
- REDUCES EYE INFLAMMATORY STATES OF CONJUNCTIVA
- CHLORBUTOL - WORKS BY INHABITING THE BACTERIAL AND FUNGAL GROWTH AND BY IRRIGATING THE EYES AND SOOTHING THEM
Sign to use of CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE
This eye drop is only used for ophthalmic use. It is essential to clean your hands before the use of medication and also after the use of the drugs. Avoid the use of contact lenses with the use of CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE. According to the indication of the manufacturer, you should sterilize your contact lenses and ask for permission to use the lenses again.
First, open the eye drop. To avoid taint, avoid touching the tip of the tube with your hands or letting it touch your eye. Lower your head backward, open your eye with your hand and put the eye drops into the eye and close the eye, and spread the medicine in the eye by rolling the eyeball. Keep your eyes closed for one minute and avoid blinking and rubbing your eyes after using CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE. Keep repetition of using CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE According to the prescription dosage of doctor. It is mandatory to keep at least 5 to 9 minutes time gap before use other medication. If you want fast relief from infection then use the CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE on regular basis.
Storage of CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE:
Always keep CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE in cool and dry place and away from direct sunlight.
Adverse effects of CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE:
Some patients have high sensitivity level in their body. Due to this some drugs has adverse effects on human body and the following are the side effects of CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE.
• Swelling in eyelid
• Itching eyes
• Blurred vision
• Increment sensivity to light
• Irritation in eyes
• Burning in eyes
• Redness in eyes
• Severe dizziness
• Trouble in breathing
This is strictly advised by the manufacturer that CHLORAMPHENICOL and HYDROCORTISONE should not be applicable in viral infection. Company is not allowing the direct use of medicine without any consultancy of your doctor.