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Published: 5/2009

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
BACCIDAL Eye-drops 0.3%
 Active ingredient:
Norfloxacin
 Dosage form:
clear and colorless ophthalmic solution
 Print on wrapping:

Effects of this medicine

This medicine inhibits synthesis of bacterial DNA, and shows antibacterial action.
It is usually used in the treatment of eye infections such as conjunctivitis and hordeolum (sty), and for the sterilization before and after eye surgery.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you ever experienced any allergic reaction (itch, rash etc.) to any medicine.
    If you wear contact lenses.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • General dosage regimen: Apply 1 drop at a time, 3 times daily. The dosage may be adjusted according to the semptoms.Strictly follow the instructions of your doctor/pharmacist.
  • Make sure that the tip of eyedropper does not touch the eye when applying the medicine.
  • If you remember that you missed a dose, apply a dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. DO NOT apply double doses to make up for the missed dose.
  • If you used too much of the medicine (more than ordered), check with your doctor/pharmacist.
  • Do not stop using the medicine without the instructions of your doctor.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

Common side effects are reported as below. If any of them occurs, check with your doctor/pharmacist: corneal precipitate (deposit in the cornea), irritation in the eye (smarting, pain, irritation), itching sensation in the eye, conjunctival congestion, redness and swelling in the eyelid, superficial keratitis (foreign-body sensation, eye pain, sensitive to light), corneal epithelial abrasion (foreign-body sensation, eye pain, sensitive to light, teary eye), etc.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out of the reach of children.
  • Put in the attached light-blocking bag, and store at room temperature (1-30℃), away from direct sunlight. Do not store at low temperature (in refrigerator etc.) over a long period.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

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