Dexamethasone is glucocorticoid. It has an anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic action.Ciprofloxacin has cidal and inhibitory activities against bacteria which result from an interference with DNA gyrase, an enzyme needed by the bacterium for the synthesis of DNA.This combination eye drop is indicated for the treatment of steroid responsive inflammatory ocular conditions where bacterial infections or risk of bacterial infections co-exist. It is also indicated for the treatment of ear infections accompanied by inflammation such as otitis externa, otitis media and chronic suppurative otitis media etc. Neofloxin®-D Eye/Ear Drops: Plastic dropper bottle contains 5 ml sterile suspension each ml contains Dexamethasone USP 1 mg and Ciprofloxacin Hydrochloride USP equivalent to Ciprofloxacin 3 mg.
Neofloxin-D E/E Drop
For Eye: 1 drop to be instilled into conjunctival sac(s) every four to six hours. During the initial 24 to 48 hours, the dosage may be increased to 1 drop every two hours.
Acute otitis media in pediatric patients with typanastomy tube: 4 drops instilled into the affected ear 2 times daily for 7 days.
Acute otitis externa: 4 drops instilled into the affected ear 2 times daily for 7 days.
Frequency should be decreased gradually or warranted in clinical signs. Care should be taken not to discontinue therapy prematurely.