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Ilium Optichlor

Eye Ointment


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Broad Spectrum activity against most Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria and some large viruses. The product causes a rise in concentration of chloramphenicol in the fluids and tissues within the orbit, making it useful in the treatment of intraocular infections. It provides good penetration of the eye and its adnexa.

Indications 
Ocular and conjunctival infections due to susceptible organisms in dogs and cats. Includes conjunctivitis, keratitis, blepharitis, infected  meibomian
glands, infected lachrimal sacs, prophylaxes post eye surgery.

Directions for use 
Dogs & Cats: Instill approximately 1cm strip into the conjunctival sac 2 - 3 times daily.

Presentation 

Ointment 5g.

Composition 

Chloramphenicol 10mg/g.

Contraindications  
Not for use in horses.

Precautions  
This product should only be used where there is no suitable alternative.

Withholding period  
Not to be used in food producing species of animals.

Storage 
Store below 30ºC (room temperature).

Registration 
All states

APVMA Number
38572