Flubigat Composition
Gatifloxacin 3 mg
Flurbiprofen sodium 0.3 mg

Dosage form: Ophthalmic Solution (Eye drops)

Category: Antibiotic

Description: Gatifloxacin is a 8-methoxy fluoroquinolone with a 3-methylpiperazinyl substituent at C7 inhibits DNA gyrase & topoisomerase IV. Flurbiprofen is a NSAIDs

Indications: Gatifloxacin ophthalmic solution is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis, keratitis, pre & post operatively to control the infection.

Dosage: The recommended dosage regimen for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis is Instill one drop every two hours in the affected eye(s) f or 1st 2 days.Instill one drop up to four times daily from 3rd to 7th day. Pre operative: one drop 3 times a day 3 days before the surgery.

Contraindications: Gatifloxacin ophthalmic solution is contraindicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to gatifloxacin, to other quinolones, or to any of the components in this medication.

Warnings & Precautions:

NOT FOR INJECTION.

Gatifloxacin ophthalmic solution should not be injected subconjunctivally, nor should it be introduced directly into the anterior chamber of the eye. If an allergic reaction to gatifloxacin occurs, discontinue the drug. Serious acute hypersensitivity reactions may require immediate emergency treatment.

Pregnancy: Pregnancy Category C

Since there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women, gatifloxacin solution should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus.

Adverse effects: The most frequently reported undesirable effects in the overall study population were conjunctival irritation, increased lacrimation, keratitis, and papillary conjunctivitis.

Storage: Store in a cool dry place. Protect from light.

Presentation: FLUBIGAT Eye drops is available in 5 ml FFS pack.

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