What Is Ofloxacin Used For?
If you have a bacterial infection of the eye, your healthcare provider may recommend Ocuflox® (ofloxacin ophthalmic solution). What is this product used for, specifically? There are currently two approved uses for Ocuflox:
- Treatment of conjunctivitis ("pink eye") -- common symptoms include redness in the affected eye(s) and eyelids that are crusted over in the morning
- Treatment of corneal ulcers -- common symptoms include blurred vision and feeling like something is stuck in the eye.
(Click Ocuflox Uses to learn more about what this product is used for, including how the active ingredient, ofloxacin, works. This article also describes "off-label" uses and explains if children can use this medication.)