Amacin® Eye and Ear Ointment
Amacin® combines antibacterial and anti-inflammatory actions effective in the majority of commonly occurring eye and ear infections. Amacin is formulated in a polybase that ensures fluidity for ease of application and good contact of active ingredients with the cornea and aural mucosa.
Neomycin sulfate is a broad spectrum aminoglycoside antibiotic most active against aerobic Gram-negative rods (for example Proteus spp. and Pseudomonas spp.) and Gram-positive cocci such as Staphylococci.
Polymixin B is bactericidal even in the absence of cell growth and effective only against Gram-negative organisms.
Sulfacetamide sodium is well absorbed with high levels quickly attained in the cornea, conjunctiva, aqueous humour and iris.
Prednisolone is a corticosteroid with potent anti-inflammatory and excellent penetrating properties.
- Neomycin sulfate 5 mg/g
- Polymixin B sulfate 5,000 IU/g
- Prednisolone 2.5 mg/g
- Sulfacetamide sodium 50 mg/g