Instructions for Oftocypro (Ciprofloxacin) ocular ointment 0,3 %
English product name
Eye oil 0.3% 1 ml
cyprofloxacin (in the form of hydrochloride monogidrat) 3 mg
3 g - aluminum tubes (1) - cardboard packs.
5 g - aluminum tubes (1) - cardboard packs.
Pharmaceutical / Group Membership
Antimicrobial fluorhinolon group for local ophthalmology use
cyprofloxacin (in the form of hydrochloride monogidrat)
Anti-microbial agent - fluorhinolon
In ophthalmology: treatment of corneal ulcers and infections of the anterior segment of the eyeball and its appendages caused by bacteria sensitive to Ciprofloxacin in adults, newborns (from 0 to twenty-seven days), infants and infants (from 28 days to twenty-three months), children (from 2 to 11 years) and adolescents (from 12 to 18 years).
In otorhinolaryngology: otitis externos, treatment of postoperative infectious complications.
Method of administration, course and dosage:
For instillations in the eyes or in the external ear canal.
Do not instillation subconjunctivally or in the anterior chamber of the eye.
It is used according to special schemes depending on the indications.
The use of the drug in elderly patients
The drug is approved for use in elderly patients.
Use in children
The drug is approved for use in children and adolescents under the age of 18 years
Nosology (ICD codes)
Acute and unspecified inflammation of the lacrimal ducts
Chronic inflammation of the lacrimal ducts
Diseases of the sclera
Other clarified post-surgical conditions
Antimicrobial agent of a wide spectrum of action, a derivative of fluoroquinolone.
Suppresses bacterial DNA-gyrase (topoisomerases II and IV, responsible for the process of superspiralization of chromosomal DNA around nuclear RNA, which is necessary for reading genetic information), disrupts DNA synthesis, growth and division of bacteria; Causes pronounced morphological changes (incl. cell wall and membranes) and rapid death of bacterial cells.