ophthalmic ointment

oph·thal·mic oint·ment

a special ointment for application to the eye that must be free from particles and must be nonirritating to the eye.
Synonym(s): eye ointment, oculentum
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For replacement, the globe was cleaned with warm normal saline and Chloramphenicol ophthalmic ointment was applied to lubricate the eyeball and Allis tissue forceps were used to hold the eyelids and gentle pressure was applied to eyeball while simultaneously pulling on eyelids and proptosis was reduced and was followed by temporary tarsorraphy to retain the globe in position leaving some space at medial canthus for post-operative Chloramphenicol ophthalmic ointment application E-collar was advised to prevent self trauma.
A licensed wildlife rehabilitator gave the kestrel initial treatments, consisting of cleaning dried blood from the right side of the face and applying a topical ophthalmic ointment (neomycin, polymyxin B sulfate, and dexamethasone) to the right eye.
When the eye is deared, apply steroid-free antibiotic ophthalmic ointment two or three times a day.
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The ligand is easily administered to the eye as an ophthalmic ointment and a proprietary Fluorescent Ligand Scanning (FLS) instrument, provides an objective and quantitative measurement of beta amyloid in the patient's lens.
Earlier this year, for example, the company launched four prescription-strength ophthalmic ointments--Neo-Polycin, Neo-Polycin HC, Polycin and Neomycin and Polymyxin B Sulfates with Dexamethasone: an ophthahnic solution called Garamycin; and Puralube, an over-the-counter ophthalmic ointment.
Reclassification of chloramphenicol multi-dose eye drops, and then the ophthalmic ointment, to P medicines occurred in 2005 and 2007, respectively, along with further laws that allowed optometrists to sell and supply any P medicine, providing it was in the course of their professional activity, ie, the so-called emergency stipulation for P Medicines access and use was removed.
All the infants found to have an abrasion were treated with oral acetaminophen and erythromycin ophthalmic ointment.
After induction of anaesthesia, neomycin ophthalmic ointment was applied to his eyes, which were then taped shut.
At the time of the examination, he was being treated with erythromycin ophthalmic ointment for conjunctivitis and had had one episode of thrush.
3% tobramycin or gentamycin, 10% sodium sulfacetamide, or erythromycin ophthalmic ointment.