use of these drops are widely used in ophthalmology, but they need to be able to properly use.Levomitsetinovye drops are active against some bacteria resistant to streptomycin, penicillin and sulfonamide drugs.In turn, the acid-sensitive to them and the simplest organisms, Clostridium, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa.Development of resistance to levomitsetinovym dropwise occurs quite slowly, and after the instillation of the eye in the cornea, the iris and the vitreous body accumulates a high concentration of therapeutic drug.
Ophthalmologists widely used levomitsetinovye drops for the treatment of keratitis, conjunctivitis and other diseases of infectious origin caused by microorganisms sensitive to chloramphenicol.In addition, this drug has been used successfully in the treatment of infectious eye diseases untreatable other antibacterial d
The standard way to use levomitsetinovyh drops is one drop instillation of the drug three times a day in each eye.At the same time it is sure to gain a medicine from a vial exceptionally clean pipette, and the duration of the course should be determined only by the attending physician, oriented toward the individual characteristics of the patient.Usually levomitsetinovye drops are well tolerated and do not cause various allergic reactions - with the exception of hypersensitivity to chloramphenicol.
In rare cases, the drug can cause increased excessive tearing, redness / irritation of the eyes, or the appearance of the itch / rash.Levomitsetinovye drops are contraindicated for pregnant and lactating women and children under 4 months.In addition, their caution designate drivers and people working in hazardous technical industries.In overdose levomitsetinovyh drops should immediately wash your eyes with running water or saline solution in large quantities.
One of the advantages is the absence of chloramphenicol its penetration into the ocular lens.
maximum recommended duration of treatment is levomitsetinovymi drops no more than two weeks.