click here for details           Besivance  (U.S.N.L.M.)
Dosing one drop tid for 7 days
For more severe infections: 1 to 3 days of hourly dosing while awake then taper.
Chem Specs besifloxacin 0.6% suspension
Quantities 5ml in 7ml bottle
Cost 172.00/5ml
Class dual-halogenated chlorofluoroquinolone
Action Broad spectrum antibiotic disrupts bacterial DNA gyrase and topoisomerase IV.
Active against many gram positive organisms including MRSA/MRSE, as well
as gram negatives including Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Usage Indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis.
Contraindications Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients in the formulation.
Pediatric use > age 1
Pregnancy Category C.
BAK preserved.
   Suspension, should be shaken. DuraSite vehicle prolongs contact time.
   Possible anti-inflammatory action has been suggested.