Zengat 0.3% Eye Ointment

Manufactured by Klar Sehen Pvt. Ltd
Composition: Gatifloxacin
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Zengat 0.3% Eye Ointment is used to treat eye infections such as bacterial conjunctivitis. You should not wear contact lenses while you are using this medicine. You should avoid taking this medicine if you are allergic to other quinolones. It is also used to treat lung infections such as community-acquired pneumonia, and bronchitis. Use with caution in the elderly population as it increases the risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Zengat 0.3% Eye Ointment

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 to 2 hours of oral administration.

Duration of effect

This effect of this medicine lasts for a duration of 2 to 3 days.

Safe with alcohol?

Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendency has been reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

Use of this medicine is not recommended for pregnant women. Use only if clearly needed under the supervision of a doctor.

Usage while breast-feeding?

Use of this medicine is not recommended in women who are breastfeeding due to the adverse effect on the development of the infant's joints. Use only if clearly needed under the supervision of the doctor. Monitoring of undesired effects like diarrhea, diaper rash is necessary.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Zengat 0.3% Eye Ointment

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Zengat 0.3% Eye Ointment , and hence can be used as its substitute.

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