Moxital Eye Drops contains Moxifloxacin, Eye | belongs to Quinolone
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml works by inhibiting an enzyme required for a bacterial DNA to replicate.
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml is used in the treatment of pneumonia which is common type of lung infection caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae.
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml is used in the treatment of Skin and Structure infection like cellulitis, wound infection and cutaneous abscess caused by Streptococcus pyogenes and Staphylococcus aureus.
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml is used in the treatment of intra-abdominal infections caused by Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella species.
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml is used in the treatment of bronchitis which is an inflammation in lungs caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae and some Mycoplasma pneumoniae.
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml is used in the treatment of Plague which is a serious bacterial illness caused by Yersinia pestis.
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml is used in the treatment of anthrax which is a rare but serious bacterial illness caused by Bacillus anthracis.
The ophthalmic form of this medicine is used to treat bacterial conjunctivitis (eye infection) caused by bacteria that are susceptible to Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml .
The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 0.5 to 4 hours.
The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 12 hours.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
No habit forming tendency has been reported.
This medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine.
Use of this medicine is not recommended for women who are breastfeeding due to the adverse effect on the development of the infant's joints. Use only if clearly needed under the supervision of the doctor. Monitoring of undesired effects like diarrhea, diaper rash is necessary.
This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml , other quinolones, or any other inactive ingredient present along with this medicine.
Avoid if you have a past history of tendinitis or tendon rupture after using Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml
Avoid if you have a past history of myasthenia gravis or family history of myasthenia gravis.
Use of Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml will increase the risk to develop tendinitis or tendon rupture during the treatment or several months after treatment. It will affect the shoulder, hand, the back of your ankle, or other parts of your body. The risk is more if you are above 60 years of age and have a history of kidney, heart, or lung transplant and joint disease. You are also at high risk if you are on corticosteroids like dexamethasone, methylprednisolone or prednisone.
Usage of Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml without sufficient proof or suspicion of a bacterial infection should be avoided. Irrational dosing might fail in providing the benefits and even cause toxicity. It may also increase the risk of development of bacteria that is drug resistant.
Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml should be used with caution the patients with epilepsy or other CNS disorders. Discontinue the treatment if any symptoms appear until the exact cause is identified.
The safety and effectiveness of Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml is not established in the children less than 18 years of age.
The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
If you suffer from CNS disorder and you take Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml , then you may experience tremors, restlessness, anxiety, confusion and hallucinations. Avoid consuming caffeine containing products like coffee, chocolates and energy drinks.
Avoid using Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml if you experience any chest discomfort. Regular cardiac function tests are to be performed if you have any heart disease (arrhythmia) or family history of heart disease.
Avoid taking Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml if you experience severe diarrhea, abdominal pain, and blood in stools after taking the medicine. Inform the doctor if you have any gastrointestinal diseases. Drink adequate amount of water to prevent dehydration.
Take Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml with or without food. Do not take in larger amounts than advised. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Conjunctivitis, decreased visual acuity, dry eye, keratitis; ocular discomfort, hyperaemia, pain & pruritus; sub-conjunctival haemorrhage, tearing.
Adults & Children: Eye Drop: 1 drop in the affected eye three times daily for 7 days. Continue treatment for 2-3 days after infection clears, review if no improvement within 5 days.
Eye Oint: 2-3 times/day or as prescribed by physician.
One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Moxital 0.50% Eye Drops 5 ml. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts the your request based on valid prescription and availability.