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ZYMAXID
Ocular infections
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Drug Name:

ZYMAXID Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Gatifloxacin 0.5%; oph soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Allergan

e-Prescribe this drug via Surescripts


Therapeutic Use:

Indications for ZYMAXID:

Susceptible bacterial conjunctivitis.

Adults and Children's Dose:

<1yr: not recommended. ≥1yr: one drop every 2 hrs in affected eye(s) (max 8 doses) on day 1, then 1 drop in affected eye(s) 2–4 times daily while awake on days 2–7.

Pharmacological Class:

Quinolone.

Warnings/Precautions:

Remove contact lenses. Discontinue if superinfection or hypersensitivity occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Adverse Reactions:

Worsening conjunctivitis, irritation, dysgeusia, eye pain/discharge.

How Supplied:

Soln—2.5mL

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