Tsipromed - eye drops, used inophthalmology as an antibacterial agent. This drug has a disastrous effect on a wide range of microorganisms (among them protozoa and bacteria - staphylococcus, E. coli, bacteroids, gonococci, streptococci and others), which become agents of such eye ailments as conjunctivitis, blepharoconjunctivitis, keratitis. The medication is actively used in the postoperative period to prevent secondary infection. It is also shown in the complex treatment of viral diseases of the organs of vision.
Tsipromed - eye drops with activecomponent of ciprofloxacin hydrochloride. One milliliter of the solution contains three milligrams of this substance. The drug is issued in vials-droppers (sterile) with a volume of five milliliters.
When used correctly, the drug is practically non-toxic. In small amounts, it enters the breast milk and systemic blood flow.
It is established that the medication begins to work within ten minutes after its use, the therapeutic effect lasts from four to six hours.
Cipromed (eye drops) is indicated for use in the following cases:
· For the treatment of infectious-inflammatorydiseases of the organs of vision - conjunctivitis, iridocyclitis, keratitis, blepharitis, dacryocystitis, uveitis, endophthalmitis, meibomitis - caused by bacteria, sensitive to this medication;
· To prevent inflammation of the eyes after surgery and trauma.
Cipromed. Instructions for use and recommended dosage
The drug is instilled in a conjunctive baga diseased organ of vision for one or two drops. The procedure is carried out four to eight times a day in the treatment of inflammatory diseases in the chronic stage. If they are acute, the frequency can be increased to nine or twelve times.
The duration of the therapeutic course is determined by a specialist individually, depending on the severity of the disease. At the same time, all recommendations of the ophthalmologist should be followed.
Cipromed (eye drops). Contraindications
The medication should not be used by children under one year of age, women expecting a baby, and nursing mothers, as well as with intolerance to the components of the drug.
Eye drops "Tsipromed" (patients' reviews areconfirm) can cause various allergic reactions. After the instillation procedure, you may feel slight burning, itching, and also lacrimation. In extremely rare cases, infiltration of the cornea, keratitis, superinfection, and visual impairment may occur.
Interaction with other pharmaceutical products
It is not recommended to use Cipromed together with medicines with acidic pH (three to four), as well as with compounds that are unstable chemically or physically.
Precautions and special instructions
It is recommended to suspend lactation for a whiletreatment of the drug, since a small amount of it is found in the composition of breast milk. Also, contact lenses (soft) should not be used, as the components of the medicine are able to settle on their surface, which leads to their turbidity and eye irritation.
Overdose of the drug
In cases of unintentional medicationno specific symptoms were detected. However, there may be a headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and impaired consciousness. In these reactions it is recommended to use a large volume of liquid.
After opening the container the drug is suitable for use for one month.