Moxibac XG (Moxifloxacin 0.5%)
Moxibac XG (Moxifloxacin 0.5%)

Moxibac XG TM is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis caused by susceptible strains of organisms. Moxibac XG TM is available as Sterile Eye Drops.

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Pharmacology/Description

Moxibac XG is a sterile ophthalmic solution containing Moxifloxacin enriched with Xanthan Gum - a broad spectrum fluoroquinolone derivative for topical administration into the eyes.

Indication

Moxibac XG is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis caused by susceptible strains of following organisms: Aerobic Gram-positive microorganisms: Corynebacterium species, Micrococcus luteus, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus haemolyticus, Staphylococcus hominis, Staphylococcus warneri, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptococcus viridans group. Aerobic Gram-negative microorganisms: Acinetobacter iwoffii, Haemophilus influenzae, Haemophilus parainfluenzae.

Dosage And Administration

Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) 2 times daily for 7 days.

Side Effects

The most frequently reported ocular side effects are ocular discomfort, irritation etc. may occur.

Contraindications

Moxibac XG ophthalmic solution is contraindicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to moxifloxacin, to other quinolones, or to any of the components in this medication.

Drug Interactions

Drug-drug interaction studies have not been conducted with Moxifloxacin Hydrochloride. In vitro studies indicate that Moxifloxacin does not inhibit CYP3A4, CYP2D6, CYP2C9, CYP2C19 or CYP1A2 indicating that Moxifloxacin is unlikely to alter the pharmacokinetics of drugs metabolized by these cytochrome P450 isoenzymes.

Precautions

Store at room temperature and protect from light and moisture. It is desirable that the contents should not be used more than one month after first opening of the bottle.

Pharmaceutical Precautions

Store at room temperature and protect from light and moisture. It is desirable that the contents should not be used more than one month after first opening of the bottle.

Commercial Pack

A sterile ophthalmic solution in 5 ml plastic dropper bottle.