Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment Contains Oxtetracycline and Polymyxin B in an ointment form for use in the eye. Useful for superficial ocular infections caused by susceptible organisms, such as pinkeye, corneal ulcer, and conjunctivitis in dogs and cats.
Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment Contains Oxtetracycline and Polymyxin B in an ointment form for use in the eye.
Who is Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment for?
Dogs, cats, and horses.
Why use Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment?
-Useful for superficial ocular infections caused by susceptible organisms
-Such as pinkeye, corneal ulcer, and conjunctivitis.
How Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment work?
Is effective in the treatment of infections due to gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, both aerobic and anaerobic, spirochetes, rickettsiae, and certain of the larger viruses.
How is Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment sold?
What are the side effects of Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment?
Serious side effects are not expected. Some stinging may occur. Fatal allergic reactions in cats may occur. Contact your veterinarian or veterinary emergency room immediately if your cat has swelling of the face, itching, or appears to have difficulty breathing. Talk to your veterinarian about any other side effects that seems unusual or bothersome to your pet.
What special precautions are there?
Allergic reactions may occasionally occur. Treatment should be discontinued if reactions are severe
What to do if overdose?
If overdose contact your nearest pet hospital immediately.
How can I store Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment?
Store below 25°C (77°F).
The use of oxytetracycline and other antibiotics may result in an overgrowth of resistant organisms such as Monilia, staphylococci, and other species of bacteria. If new infections due to non-sensitive bacteria or fungi appear during therapy, appropriate measures should be taken.Pharmacists are standing by to offer Pet Parent counseling regarding prescription medication purchased from Allivet before and after dispensing. Pharmacists on duty are available Monday-Friday, 9:30AM – 5:30PM EST and will be on call Saturday 12:00PM – 4:00PM EST for consultation.
·Should be administered topically to the eye 2-4 times daily.