pet meds

Terramycin

terramycinTerramycin is well known for treating of eyes bacterial infections caused by pinkeye, conjunctivitis and corneal ulcer. Terramycin also treats blepharitis in cats and dogs. This is not all, it is also used for treating distemper secondary bacterial complications and inflammatory conditions. The active ingredients of terramycin ointment are Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride with Polymyxin B Sulfate which re quite helpful in treating bacterial infections.

Terramycin should be applied to the eyes at least two to four times in day for best and fast results. Veterinarian’s prescription is a must for the drug.

 



 

Benefits of Terramycin

  • Treats superficial ocular infections caused either because of polymyxin-sensitive organisms like E. coli, A. aerogenes, streptococci and rickettsiae or caused due to oxytetracycline.
  • Effectively treats gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.
  • Easy to apply as it is just an ointment.

 

Side Effects

  • Allergic reactions are common. If severe, the application must be discontinued immediately.