Tobramycin/dexamethasone

What is Tobramycin/dexamethasone?

Tobramycin is a antibiotic and dexamethsaone is a steroid.The combination of antibiotic tobramycin with steroid dexamethasone is used in sterile inflammations of eye like uveitis and following eye surgeries.

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Pus and water disxharge from eyes immediately after waking up from sleep. Little irritation and red eyes in morning

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Brief Answer:
This is because of infection/inflammation of eyes.

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My wife has had severe headaches and taken a round of antibiotics to no relief. She has visited three eye doctors and was given Tobramycin and dexamethasone...

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Brief Answer:
Please visit ER

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Hi Chu2lai,
Thanks for writing in to us.

Tobramycin is an antibiotic and dexamethasone is a steroid...

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I went to my family practice doctor and I was diagnosed with pink eye yesterday. My symptoms started on Tuesday with a red,watery eye and...

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Dear Sir,
That white spot might be a corneal defect or foreign body, you should get yourself again checked before using more medication.

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