Besivance  (U.S.N.L.M.)
Dosing Invert and shake bottle;   one drop tid for 7 days    

For more severe infections: use hourly dosing while awake;
include a broad spectrum antibiotic ointment at bedtime.
Chem Specs besifloxacin 0.6% suspension
Quantities 5ml in 7ml bottle
Cost 241.45/5ml
Class dual-halogenated chlorofluoroquinolone - 4th generation fluoroquinolone
Action Bactericidal via inhibition of DNA gyrase.
Active against many gram positive organisms including MRSA/MRSE,
as well as gram negatives including Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
Resistance profile similar to compounded Vancomycin.
Usage Indicated for the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis.
Contraindications Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients in the formulation.
Pediatric use > age 1
Pregnancy There are no available human data for the use of BESIVANCE during pregnancy.
Administration to rats did not produce adverse embryofetal or offspring effects.
BAK preserved.
   Suspension, should be shaken. DuraSite vehicle prolongs contact time.
   Possible anti-inflammatory action has been suggested.
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