K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop

Medically reviewed by Dr. Swaroop Choudhari | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:33 am

K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop

Uses of K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop

K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Various Bacterial Infections

Side effects of K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop

The most common side effects of K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop are – Dizziness, Headache, Dry Eyes, Insomnia, Fever, Conjunctivitis, Diarrhea, Dyspepsia, Nausea, Vomiting, Increased Lacrimation, Keratitis, Ocular Discomfort, Pain, Abdominal Pain,Constipation, Abnormal Liver Function

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop

Do not use K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop if you are allergic to – Moxifloxacin

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop works

K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop contains – Moxifloxacin

Moxifloxacin interferes with action of enzymes needed for bacterial replication. Inhibits topoisomerases I (DNA gyrase) and IV, impairing bacterial DNA replication, transcription, repair, and recombination.

Dosage of K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop

The dosage of K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop

If you forget to take a dose of K Moxi 5mg Eye Drop, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Interaction

Drug :- Aluminum hydroxide, aluminum-magnesium hydroxide, calcium carbonate, didanosine, magnesium hydroxide, multivitamins, products containing zinc: May interfere with GI absorption of moxifloxacin. Give moxifloxacin 4 hours before or 8 hours after these products.

Class IA antiarrhythmics (procainamide, quinidine), class III antiarrhythmics (amiodarone, sotalol): May increase risk of cardiac arrhythmias. Avoid using together.

Drugs that prolong QT interval (antipsychotics, erythromycin, TCAs): May have additive effect. Avoid using together.

Live-virus vaccines: May decrease effectiveness of live-virus vaccines. Don't give live-virus vaccines during therapy.

NSAIDs: May increase risk of CNS stimulation and seizures. Monitor patient and adjust treatment as needed.

Black Box Warning

Steroids: May increase risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture. Monitor patient for tendon pain or inflammation.

Sucralfate: May decrease absorption of moxifloxacin, reducing anti-infective response. If use together can't be avoided, give at least 6 hours apart.

Warfarin: May increase anticoagulant effects. Monitor PT and INR closely.

About Reviewer

Dr. Swaroop Y Choudhari is an MBBS, MD in General Medicine. The doctor holds an experience of 8 years, and has extensive knowledge in his respective field of medicine.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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