ophthalmic ointment

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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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The recalled products include: Lubricant Eye Drops Moisturizing Twin Pack Walgreens item #: 801477 NDC #: 0363-0185-49 Package Size: 2 x 15 mL; Sodium Chloride Ophthalmic Ointment, 5% Hypertonicity Eye Ointment Walgreens item #: 801482 NDC #: 0363-7500-50 Package Size: 3.5 gram; Sodium Chloride Ophthalmic Solution, 5% Hypertonicity Eye Drops Walgreens item #: 801402 NDC #: 0363-0193-13 Package Size: 15 mL; Lubricant Eye Ointment PF Soothing Walgreens item #: 801486 NDC #: 0363-0191-50 Package Size: 3.5 gram.
The recalled products include: Lubricant Eye Drops Moisturizing Twin Pack Walgreens item #: 801477 NDC #: 0363-0185-49 Package Size: 2 x 15 mL; Sodium Chloride Ophthalmic Ointment, 5% Hypertonicity Eye Ointment Walgreens item #: 801482 NDC #: 0363-7500-50 Package Size: 3.5 g; Sodium Chloride Ophthalmic Solution, 5% Hypertonicity Eye Drops Walgreens item #: 801402 NDC #: 0363-0193-13 Package Size: 15 mL; Lubricant Eye Ointment PF Soothing Walgreens item #: 801486 NDC #: 0363-0191-50 Package Size: 3.5 g.
This pays for supplies for essential newborn care such as Vitamin K, eye ointment, vaccines for hepatitis B and BCG expanded newborn screening test such as auditory screening, and professional fees.
She suffered an ocular chemical injury - which included eye pain, blurred vision, redness and a swollen eyelid, according to the BBC.  She was supposed to use VitA-POS, an eye ointment used to treat dry eyes and corneal erosions. The mix-up happened between her general practitioner and pharmacist, (https://www.bbc.com/news/health-46793916) BBC reported.
"One was a fully occlusive eye dressing, more than the tape we've all been accustomed to, with thick eye ointment application and Tegaderm applying positive pressure to the eye," he said.
The patient was managed by giving Moxifloxacin eye drops, antibiotic eye ointment, topical Vitamin A eye drops, artificial tears, SPF-80 sunscreen, and sunglasses were prescribed.
Another myth was immediately dispelled: that the most obvious cure, Golden Eye ointment, doesn't actually have any gold in it!
At this point, corneal epithelial defect was overall improving; therefore, ofloxacin eye ointment was stopped.
A cow buried complete with eye ointment was also unearthed in the area to be flooded by the MeroE1/2 Dam, as were ringing rocks that were tapped to create a melodic sound.
At first she said "oh I'll just sleep it out" but the following day we had to go to a local hospital and the treatment consisted of blood pressure and oxygen levels taken, grit removed and eye ointment to use later.
The "down" eye (the one facing the floor) will usually not close and will require eye ointment to keep the eye moist.
In addition, antibiotic eye drops (0.3% Ofloxacin Eye Ointment; Sinqi; Shenyang, China) was administered four times daily for the 1[sup]st month.