Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops Rx
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Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops Rx

  • Usually ships the same weekday before 3pm CT with veterinary approval.

  • Requires veterinary authorization.

  • Your pet's veterinarian will provide directions for use.

What are Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops for Dogs and Cats?

  • Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops is an antibiotic, ophthalmic solution for dogs and cats.

Why is Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops used for dogs and cats?

  • Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops are precribed to treat bacterial infections of the eye and eyelid, including conjunctivitis.
  • Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that effectively treats a host of bacterial infections. 

What else should I know about Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops?

  • Ciprofloxacin Ophthalmic must be given for several days in a row as prescribed by your pet's veterinarian to be effective. This is not a preventive medicine.
  • There are approximately 20 drops per mL of the solution.
  • Store in the refrigerator or at room temperature, away from sunlight and moisture. Do not use the medication if it changes color, becomes cloudy, or if you can see particles in the solution.
  • Dispose of the medication in the trash. Do not put it into the sewer system or down the drain.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops?

  • Crystals may appear on the eyes for a few days after treatment, but they are harmless.
  • This drug should be used with caution in young animals that are still developing bones and teeth.
  • Side effects that usually are not serious include: Mild stinging, irritation, or redness of the eyes. Sensitivity to bright sunlight. 
  • If any of these signs are severe, worsen, or continue to be a problem, contact your veterinarian.

How do you use Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops for dogs and cats?

  • Use proper administration techniques to avoid contamination of the eye drops. Keep the cap on when not in use.
  • To prevent contamination, do not touch the dropper tip or allow it to touch your animal’s eye or any other surface.
  • If any residue is left on your animal’s face after giving the eye drops, gently wipe it off with a damp cloth or tissue.
  • Wait 5 minutes after applying this medication before putting any other medications in the eye.

What is in Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops?

  • Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic. 
  • This broad-spectrum antibiotic is safe and effectively kills a range of bacteria that can damage the eye.
  • The medication works by stopping the bacteria from making DNA, which kills the bacteria and stops the infection.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops are sold as an FDA approved generic drug. Brand may vary from order to order and variation to variation. We are unable to guarantee which brand will be available at the time of order shipment.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops?

  • Ciprofloxacin Eye Drops contain an antibiotic. Resistance is a major concern when using antibiotics. To help avoid resistance, it is important for you to use this for as long as your veterinarian has prescribed, even if you dog or cat is looking and feeling better.