Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin)
What is Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin) used for?
Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin) are used as treatment for bacterial infections affecting the eye. These eye drops contain a quinolone antibiotic, which works by stopping the bacteria from growing. However, these eye drops will only treat bacterial eye infections, and will not treat infections occurring as a result of fungi, viruses or mycobacteria.
How should I use Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin)?
Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin) are applied directly to the eyes. You should ask your physician if you are unsure how to properly apply them to the eyes. Adults treating bacterial conjunctivitis may be told to instill 1 to 2 drops into the eye or eyes every 30 to 120 minutes while awake, usually for the first 3 days of treatment. On the fourth day, 1 to 2 drops may be instilled every 1 to 4 hours during the daytime. However, the dosage may vary for each patient, and your physician will decide the dosage required.
What are the side effects of Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin)?
Some patients who apply Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin) may notice:
If you notice severe irritation of the eye, feeling as if there is something in the eye, eye inflammation or any other more serious side effects, you should consult your physician immediately.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Levotop-PF Eye Drops (Levofloxacin). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.