Ofloxacin Ophthalmic Dosage

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Bacterial Conjunctivitis

Day 1-2: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) every 2-4 hours.
Day 3-7: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) 4 times daily.

Usual Adult Dose for Corneal Ulcers

Day 1-2: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) every 30 minutes while awake, and 4 and 6 hours after retiring.
Day 3 through 7 to 9: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) every hour while awake.
Day 7 to 9 through treatment completion: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) 4 times daily.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Bacterial Conjunctivitis

<1 year: Safety and efficacy have not been established.
1-18 years:
Day 1-2: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) every 2-4 hours.
Day 3-7: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) 4 times daily.

Usual Pediatric Dose for Corneal Ulcers

<1 year: Safety and efficacy have not been established.
1-18 years:
Day 1-2: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) every 30 minutes while awake, and 4 and 6 hours after retiring.
Day 3 through 7 to 9: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) every hour while awake.
Day 7 to 9 through treatment completion: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected eye(s) 4 times daily.

Precautions

Do not wear contact lenses during treatment.

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