sulfacetamide/prednisolone ointment - ophthalmic, Blephamide S.O.P.
GENERIC NAME: SULFACETAMIDE/PREDNISOLONE OINTMENT - OPHTHALMIC (SUL-fa-SEET-a-mide/pred-NIS-oh-loan)
BRAND NAME(S): Blephamide S.O.P.
USES: This medication is used to prevent or treat eye infections and to treat swelling in the eye. This product contains an antibiotic (sulfacetamide) that stops the growth of bacteria and a corticosteroid (prednisolone) that reduces inflammation.This medication treats only bacterial eye infections. It will not work for other types of eye infections. Unnecessary use or overuse of any antibiotic can lead to its decreased effectiveness.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014
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