Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment for Dogs and Cats, 3.5g
Help fight eye infections caused by bacteria with Terramycin. This broad-spectrum antibiotic ointment is prescribed to help combat a variety of eye infections, including pink eye, inflamed cornea, corneal ulcer and inflammation of the eyelids. These infections can cause pain, irritation, irregular tear production, among other issues. This medication is applied topically for easy administration.
|For Use With||Dogs, Cats & Horses|
|Common Brand Name(s)||TERRAMYCIN|
|Health Condition||Eye Infections|
Terramycin is used in the treatment of infections such as conjunctivitis, inflamed cornea, pink eye, corneal ulcers and inflammation of the eyelids.
Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride and Polymyxin B Sulfate.
Terramycin is typically applied 2-4 times per day. Do not stop administering medication or change your pet’s dosage without explicit instructions from your veterinarian.
Store at controlled room temperatures between 20° – 25°C.
Possible Side Effects
Terramycin is typically safe and serious side effects should not be expected, but some stinging can occur. Contact your veterinarian immediately if your dog / cat has swelling of the face, itching, or appears to have difficulty breathing—these may be signs of an allergic reaction to Terramycin. Talk to your veterinarian about any other side effects that seem unusual or bothersome to your pet.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment?
Terramycin is an ophthalmic antibiotic ointment to help fight eye infections such as conjunctivitis, inflamed cornea, pink eye, corneal ulcer, and inflammation of the eyelids.
What are the benefits of Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment?
Provides dual antibiotic activity to fight bacterial infections.
How is this medication given?
Do not touch the tube opening to any surface including eyes or hands. Should be administered topically to the eye 2-4 times daily.
How does this medication work?
Terramycin Ophthalmic Ointment is effective in the treatment of infections due to gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, both aerobic and anaerobic, spirochetes, rickettsiae, and certain of the larger viruses.