Moxeza. Supervised by : Dr. Adham Abutaha Presented by : Razan Abd Al- Nabi. Outline:. Overview Mechanism of action Usage and indication Dosage and administration Precautions and important information Side effects Moxeza vs. other medications. Overview:.
Supervised by : Dr. AdhamAbutaha
Presented by : RazanAbd Al-Nabi
A bacterial infection of a portion of the eye known as the
conjunctiva . Common symptoms include redness of the eyes
with a thick, often coloured purulent discharge.
Moxifloxacin is a member of the fluoroquinolone class of anti-infective drugs.
it inhibits the topoisomerase II (DNA gyrase) and topoisomerase IV.
Aerococcusviridans, Corynebacteriummacginleyi, Enterococcusfaecalis, Micrococcus luteus, Staphylococcus sp., Streptococcus sp., Escherichia coli, Haemophilusinfluenzae, Klebsiellapneumoniae, Propionibacterium acnes, Chlamydia trachomatis
- to treat bacterial eye infections other than conjunctivitis
- to prevent any type of eye infection, such as a post-surgical eye infection.
Apply light pressure to the inside corner of the eye (near the nose) after each drop to prevent the fluid from draining down the tear duct
Use caution when driving, operating machinery, or performing other hazardous activities
- is formulated differently
- only has to be used twice a day
- is approved for treating bacterial conjunctivitis
in children as young as four months old