Nebracin Eye Ointment 5gm

Skin Infections Rx required

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INTRODUCTION

NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT contains Tobramycin which belongs to the group of medicines known as Antibiotics. It is used in the treatment of external infections of the eye and its adnexa caused by susceptible bacteria.

Bacterial conjunctivitis is the infection of the transparent membrane (conjunctiva) that lines the eyelid and covers the white part of your eyeball. Symptoms of bacterial conjunctivitis include pain, discomfort, redness, itching, irritation and watering of the eyes.

Do not wear contact lens if you have ocular infection while using NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT. Remove the contact lenses before using NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT and can put them back after 15 minutes of use.

NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT should be used with caution in patients who have ever had neuromuscular disorders, such as myasthenia gravis or Parkinson’s disease.

NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT should be used with caution in pregnant women or if you think you may be pregnant and in breastfeeding woman. Consult your doctor before using.

The safety and effectiveness of NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT in children under the age of 2 months has not been established.

The common side effects of using this medicine are swollen, itchiness in eyelids, eye irritation, redness of eyes, watery eyes. Consult your doctor if the symptom does not improve.

USES OF NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT

  • Used to treat bacterial infections of the external part of the eye, such as conjunctivitis

HOW NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT WORKS

NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT effectively works against the disease-causing bacteria by binding irreversibly to one of two amino glycoside binding sites on the 30 S ribosomal subunit of bacteria thereby terminating the bacterial growth.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT exactly as directed by your physician. It is for ophthalmic use only. Apply the medicine into the affected eye 1 to 2 times a day or as directed by the physician. Your doctor will administer the right dose depends on your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT

COMMON

  • eye irritation or feeling of having something in the eye
  • inflammation of the cornea (clear front portion of your eye)
  • swollen or itchiness in eyelids
  • redness of eyes
  • watery eyes (increased tearing)

RARE

Stop using NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • skin rashes
  • swelling of the face, legs and hands
  • wheezing, difficulty in breathing
  • severe and sudden appearance of pinkish, itchy swellings on the skin, also called hives or nettle rash

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

There are no adequate and well controlled studies in pregnant women. NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT should be used during pregnancy only if clearly needed. Consult your doctor before using.

BREASTFEEDING

NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT should be used with caution in breastfeeding woman. Consult your doctor before using.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or handle any machines while using this medicine, since it may cause blurred vision or other visual disturbances.

ALLERGY

Do not use NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT you are allergic to Tobramycin or to any other ingredients of this medicine.

OTHERS

Before using NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT, inform your doctor if you:

  • have ever had neuromuscular disorders, such as myasthenia gravis or Parkinson’s disease

Use in pediatrics:

The safety and effectiveness of NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT in children under the age of 2 months has not been established. Consult your doctor for advice.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug - Drug interactions:

  • beta lactam antibiotics like penicillin’s, cephalosporins (medicines used to treat infections of the eye, ear or the skin)
  • other aminoglycoside antibiotics like gentamicin, amikacin (medicines used to treat bacterial infections)

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally uses too much of NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital. Wash your eyes and rinse it all out with warm water.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Tobramycin
Pharmacological Category :   Antibiotics
Therapeutic Indication :   Eye infections
Dosage Forms :   Respule, Eye drops, Eye ointment, Injection

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep out of reach of children
  • Store at a temperature not exceeding 25°C

FAQs ABOUT NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT

What is NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT and why it is given?

NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT contains tobramycin which is used to treat bacterial infections of the external part of the eye, such as conjunctivitis which is the infection of the transparent membrane (conjunctiva) that lines the eyelid and covers the white part of your eyeball characterized by pain, discomfort, redness, itching, irritation and watering of the eyes.

How does NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT works?

NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT effectively works against the disease-causing bacteria by binding irreversibly to one of two amino glycoside binding sites on the 30 S ribosomal subunit of bacteria thereby terminating the bacterial growth.

How to use NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT?

Always use NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT exactly as directed by your physician. It is for ophthalmic use only. Apply the medicine into the affected eye 1 to 2 times a day or as directed by the physician. Your doctor will administer the right dose depends on your age, body weight and disease condition.

Does NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT cause eye irritation?

Yes, it may cause itching and burning sensation of eye in some patients. Close your eyes and relax for some time to reduce irritation. Place an ice pack over the eyes for few minutes. Avoid watching mobile phone, system, laptop or any other light sources which might irritate your eyes. If the symptom persists or worsens, contact your doctor.

Can NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT be used in children?

The safety and effectiveness of NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT in children under the age of 2 months has not been established. Consult your doctor for advice before using NEBRACIN EYE OINTMENT.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi MD. Aminoglycosides antibiotics. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology 8th edition. Page – 793.

2. Mark Abelson, Eugene Protzko, Aron Shapiro, Ana Garces-Soldana and Lyle Bowman azithromycin. A randomized trial assessing the clinical efficacy and microbial eradication of 1% azithromycin ophthalmic solution vs tobramycin in adult and pediatric subjects with bacterial conjunctivitis. NIH National Library of Medicine, National center for biotechnology information. PubMed Central. June 2007. [Accessed on 19th July 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2704516/

3. Qin Xiang, MM, Dan Hu, MB and Xu Gao, Tobramycin/dexamethasone eye drops as a better choice for lacrimal duct probing in persistent congenital nasolacrimal duct obstruction. NIH National Library of Medicine, National center for biotechnology information. PubMed Central. February 2019. [Accessed on 19th July 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6380727/

4. Novartis New Zealand Limited. [Revised in November 2021] [Accessed 19th July 2022] https://www.medsafe.govt.nz/Consumers/cmi/t/tobrexdrops.pdf

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Shelf Life
    24 months
    Item Weight
    15 g
    Ingredient
    Tobramycin Sulfate 0.3 % w/w
    Hsn Code
    30041090
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Nebracin Eye Ointment 5gm

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