Ciloxan Oph Oint

  • Ocular infections

Ciloxan Oph Oint Generic Name & Formulations

General Description

Ciprofloxacin (as HCl) 0.3%.

Pharmacological Class


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How Supplied

Soln—5mL; Oint—3.5g

Ciloxan Oph Oint Indications


Bacterial conjunctivitis.

Ciloxan Oph Oint Dosage and Administration

Adults and Children

<2yrs: not established. ≥2yrs: ½ inch into conjunctival sac 3 times daily for 2 days, then twice daily for next 5 days.

Ciloxan Oph Oint Contraindications

Not Applicable

Ciloxan Oph Oint Boxed Warnings

Not Applicable

Ciloxan Oph Oint Warnings/Precautions


CNS or convulsive disorders. Discontinue if rash occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Ciloxan Oph Oint Pharmacokinetics

See Literature

Ciloxan Oph Oint Interactions


May increase theophylline levels. May potentiate oral anticoagulants. May increase renal toxicity with cyclosporine.

Ciloxan Oph Oint Adverse Reactions

Adverse Reactions

Soln: Burning, crystalline precipitates, lid margin crusting, scales, foreign body sensation, pruritus, conjunctival hyperemia, bad taste. Oint: ocular discomfort, blurred vision; may delay corneal healing. Both: superinfection.

Ciloxan Oph Oint Clinical Trials

See Literature

Ciloxan Oph Oint Note

Not Applicable

Ciloxan Oph Oint Patient Counseling

See Literature