Terramycin (oxytetracycline) Eye Ointment
1/8oz Tube
$22.28

Terramycin (oxytetracycline) Eye Ointment

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What is Terramycin Eye Ointment for Dogs and Cats?

  • Terramycin is an eye ointment that combines two antibiotics, Oxytetracycline and Polymyxin-B.
  • Terramycin works against certain groups of bacteria, fungi, and other organisms that affect the eye.
  • A prescription is required to dispense Terramycin to California.

Why do cats and dogs use Terramycin?

  • Terramycin may aid in the treatment of eye conditions such as pink eye, keratitis, conjunctivitis, or other bacterial infections.
  • Terramycin is not effective for viral infections or injuries.

What else should I know about Terramycin?

  • Contains 2 antibiotics.
  • Broad spectrum protection.
  • May aid in treating certain eye conditions.
  • Helps reduce infections.
  • Petroleum base.
  • Store Terramycin at room temperature or in the refrigerator, away from moisture and sunlight.

What problems could my dog or cat have with Terramycin?

  • Some cats are extremely allerigic to Terramycin. Contact your veterinarian immediately if you notice difficult or noisy breathing or swelling of the throat.
  • Do not use the Terramycin if it changes color.

How do you use Terramycin?

  • Consult with your veterinarian before using Terramycin. Follow your veterinarian's directions.
  • Use proper administation techniques to avoid contaminating the medication. Keep the cap on when not in use.
  • Wait 5 minutes after applying Terramycin before applying any other eye medications.

What is in Terramycin?

  • Terramycin contains two antibiotics that work in different ways to kill bacteria.
  • Polymixin-B is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. 
  • Oxytetracycline is a tetracycline antibiotic.

Will I get what I see in the picture?

  • Terramycin is a brand name. You will receive the exact brand that you request.

Is it important for my dog or cat to finish all of the Terramycin?

  • Terramycin contains 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.