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Indications for GARAMYCIN:
Susceptible bacterial infections of conjunctiva and cornea.
Adults and Children:
Apply a small amount (½ inch) of ointment to the affected eye(s) 2–3 times daily.
Discontinue if purulent discharge, inflammation or pain develops. May retard corneal healing. Neonates. Pregnancy (Cat.C).
Ocular burning, irritation, non-specific conjunctivitis, conjunctival epithelial defects or hyperemia; superinfection; rare: allergic reactions, thrombocytopenic purpura, hallucinations.