Product details


Gatifloxacin is an 8-methoxyfluoroquinolone with a 3¬methylpiperazinyl substituent at C7. The antibacterial action of gatifloxacin results from inhibition of DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV.


With Prescription
  • Group

    Anti - Infectives

  • Dosage And Administration

    Recommended dosage regimen for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis is:Apply half inch ribbon three times a day on the first two days. For the next five days apply half inch ribbon two times a day.

  • Each mL contains

    Gatifloxacin I.F 0.3% w/w 0.3% w/w
    White soft paraffin I.P q.s.

    Indications and Usage

    Treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis caused by susceptible strains of the following organisms: S. Aureus, S. Epidermidis, S. pneumoniae, S. mills*, Cornyebacterium propinquum* and Haemophilus influenzae. Efficacy for this organism was studied in fewer than, 10 infections.

  • How supplied

    ZYMAR™ Eye ointment is available in a tube of 5 gm.