Vitabakt - antimicrobial drug used in the treatment of eye diseases of inflammatory nature.
Release form and composition
Available Vitabakt eye drops. The active ingredient is piloksidin. 1 ml of solution contains piloksidina hydrochloride - 500 mg. Supporting components: purified water, anhydrous dextrose, polysorbate 80.
Eye drops are available in plastic Vitabakt flakonah-. Volume - 10 ml.
Piloksidin - Connect biguanide group. It has a wide antimicrobial effects. Effective in the treatment of inflammatory and infectious lesions of the anterior eye, caused by E. coli, Shigella, pathogenic cocci, chlamydia and other fungi, and viruses.
The drug acts locally suction piloksidina practically does not occur, so it enters the systemic circulation in the smallest quantities.
Indications drops Vitabakt
Vitabakt of instruction prescribed for inflammatory and infectious lesions of the anterior eye (dacryocystitis, keratitis, blepharitis, conjunctivitis), as well as chlamydial eye infections (trachoma), and other microorganisms that are sensitive to the action of piloksidina.
Vitabakt of instructions also prescribed to patients who have had surgery on the eyeball, to prevent the development of infections and complications.
Method of use and dosage of eye drops Vitabakt
Vitabakt instructions for use solely on the recommendations of doctors. The duration of treatment and dosage of the drug sets doctor.
For treating bacterial eye lesions dosage is 1-2 drops in each eye two to six times a day. With the abatement of symptoms and the dosage was gradually reduced the number of instillation. The treatment duration is ten days.
As a preventive measure against infectious lesions in the postoperative period, a one-time drop instilled 1-2 drops immediately before surgery in each eye, and 1-2 drops three or four times in the first day after surgery.
Contraindications drops Vitabakt
No negative reviews Vitabakte been reported. The only contraindication to use of the drug is increased idiosyncrasy piloksidina or other components contained in the droplets.
Possible side effects
Positive feedback on Vitabakte patients show its good tolerability. In some cases, we identified allergic reactions (redness of the eye).
Overdose drops Vitabakt
Application instructions for Vitabakta not cause an overdose.
Interaction with other drugs
No reviews Vitabakte and other information about interactions with other drugs do not.
Cautions and precautions
Applying drops Vitabakt has no impact on the transparency of soft contact lenses, however, their use in case of showing any signs of ocular inflammation is undesirable as it can cause serious complications.
In the case where the treatment for infections of the eye has been assigned several types of drops between their application must withstand break of 10-15 minutes.
After opening the vial is used for one month.
First, the drug is instilled into the conjunctival sac of the eye, which are less pronounced signs of inflammation. To avoid contamination of the surface of the bottle, it is not necessary to touch the tip to a mucosal surface of the eye or the skin.
Shelf life is 2 years.