If you have conjunctivitis ("pink eye") or a corneal ulcer, your healthcare provider may recommend Ocuflox® (ofloxacin ophthalmic solution). This medication is approved for use in adults and children who are at least one year old.
It comes in just one form and strength: a 0.3% solution. Ocuflox eye drops are typically used several times a day. If side effects occur, they tend to be mild and easy to treat. In clinical studies, the most commonly reported problem was a short-term burning or discomfort in the eye.
(Click Ocuflox to learn more. This article provides a detailed overview of this medicine, including other possible side effects, important safety precautions and warnings, and what to do in cases of overdose.)
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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