Conjunctivitis or other superficial ocular infections.
1-2 gtt in the conjunctival sac q 1-4 hr. Doses may be tapered by increasing the time interval between doses as the condition improves.
Trachoma. 2 gtt q 2 hr with concomitant systemic sulfonamide therapy.
• Ophthalmic Ointment (10%) Apply approximately 1/4 in. into the lower conjunctival sac 3-4 times/day and at bedtime. Alternatively, 0.5-1 in. is placed in the conjunctival sac at bedtime along with use of drops during the day.
For cutaneous infections. Apply locally (10%) to affected area b.i.d.-q.i.d.
• Lotion Seborrheic dermatitis.
Apply 1-2 times/day (for mild cases, apply overnight).
Cutaneous bacterial infections. Apply b.i.d.-q.i.d. until infection clears.
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