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Zymar (Gatifloxacin Ophthalmic) - Indications and Dosage

 
 



INDICATIONS AND USAGE

ZYMAR® solution is indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis caused by susceptible strains of the following organisms:

Aerobic Gram-Positive Bacteria:
Corynebacterium propinquum
Staphylococcus aureus
Staphylococcus epidermidis
Streptococcus mitis
Streptococcus pneumoniae

Aerobic Gram-Negative Bacteria:
Haemophilus influenzae

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

The recommended dosage regimen for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis is:

Days 1 and 2: Instill one drop every two hours in the affected eye(s) while awake, up to 8 times daily.

Days 3 through 7: Instill one drop up to four times daily while awake.

HOW SUPPLIED

ZYMAR® (gatifloxacin ophthalmic solution) 0.3% is supplied sterile in a white, low density polyethylene (LDPE) bottle with a controlled dropper tip and a tan, high impact polystyrene (HIPS) cap in the following size:

              5 mL in 10 mL bottle -        NDC 0023-9218-05

Note: Store at 15°-25°C (59°-77°F). Protect from freezing.

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