What is Tobrex?

Tobramycin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic derived from Streptomyces tenebrarius and used to treat various types of bacterial infections, particularly Gram-negative infections. It is especially effective against species of Pseudomonas.

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Hi, My 1year old son had problems with his eyes since he was two months, he has been seeing eye specialist and been using tobrex for a while. On...

doctor1 MD

Hi thanks for your question.
Expired eye drops won,t do any ill effect.It cannot cause infection.Drug loses its ptency after its expiry date.It...

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My 5 year old son was playing outside in the dirt last night. He got a lot of dirt in his eye and kept rubbing it in instead of leaving it alone....

doctor1 MD

Tobrex will definitely help. Use 4 times at least.
Better to use with Lubricating drops.
No rubbing of eyes now onwards.
Use clean white soft...

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Was diagnosed with conjunctivitis and put on Tobrex. Didn t get better, so started Maxitrol. Still had red irritated syes, so was told to use Alrex...

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Hi. Thanks for posting your query here. Conjunctivitis may be bacterial or viral in majority of the affected patients. Logically, antibacterials...

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