Indications


Medicament "Sofradeks" refers to a group of medicines that have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial effect, oriented for use in ophthalmology and otolaryngology.The "Sofradeks" is issued in the form of droplets which can be used for both instillation into the eyes and ears.

main active substance in the preparation is dexamethasone, in an amount that contained 500 micrograms per milliliter in each droplet.Furthermore, the amount of the drug also contains 50 micrograms, 5 micrograms, gramicidin and framycetin sulphate.

The combined effect of these components provides a pronounced antibacterial effect when using the drug, so it is prescribed in the event of a variety of bacterial infections of the ears and eyes.For example, a number of eye diseases for which can be assigned to "Sofradeks" include conjunctivitis, keratitis, iri
docyclitis, iritis, and other inflammations of the eyeball and eyelids inflammation of various etiologies, including meybomit known popularly called "barley".With regard to diseases of ears, the most common situation in which the appointed "Sofradeks" is the occurrence of otitis media.

Features of


dosage, which uses the drug, is directly dependent on the type and severity of the disease, the treatment of which it is applied.Thus, in the case of relatively easy defeat eyeball or Century "Sofradeks" instilled into the eye 3-4 times a day, and for a time was poured 1-2 drops of medication.If the damage is severe, the frequency of instillation may be extended depending on the intensity of the disease: in this case, the frequency of use of the drug should be prescribed by a doctor, and it can vary from 1 instillation every 4 hours before the instillation of each hour.However, such frequent use of the drug is only possible within 2-3 days;then you need to go to the landfill 3-4 times a day.

If "Sofradeks" is used for the treatment of diseases of the ear, it should also be drip 3-4 times a day, but the amount per dose should be increased to 2-3 drops.In addition, you can supplement therapy laying the cotton swab moistened with a solution into the ear canal.

The specialists emphasize that we should not treat drops "Sofradeks" for a period longer than 7 days.The fact that the longer the drug is able to mask the flow of other infections, and also to form the pathogenic microflora that is resistant to drugs.