What are reasons why tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) topical eyedrops are so expensive?

No reason. The pricing in the pharmaceutical industry defies logic. Most, in my opinion are way too overpriced and Tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) is one of those. The pharmaceutical companies are major contributors to political campaigns and have insulated themselves from scrutiny.

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Is tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) eye drops ototoxic?

Not likely. In the usual dose for this eyedrop, there is little systemic absorption. In the sensitive, tobramycin can lead to ototoxicity but this occurs with high systemic dosage. Read more...

What are the differences between tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) and tobrex eye drops?

Combo v. Antibiotic. TobraDex™ is a combination amino glycoside antibiotic & dexamethasone, a steroid, whereas Tobrex™ is just the amino glycoside. Both are used to treat infections, but the combo agent maybe employed to control associated inflammation in a variety of ocular diseases. . Read more...

It's okay to use my tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) eye-drops 2 weeks after opening them right?

Not a problem. Unless you have used them in a way that contaminates the tip, there is no issue with using them two weeks after opening. You could also release one drop in the sink to clear the nozzle before putting it in your eyes. Read more...

Can you tell me if I could use my tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) eye-drops 2 weeks after opening them?

Yes but.... Yes you can use them but only if you know that they have not been contaminated by the eyelashes when you first used them. Check the expiration date of the drops also and do not use them if expired. Read more...

What to do if I put 5 eye drops of tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) in my left eye?

Should be OK. No harm should occur if more than one drop is put in the eye one time. Repeated oversue of the drops can raise the eye pressure so limit it to one drop at a time. Read more...

How many days are you to use tobradex (tobramycin and dexamethasone) ophthalmic 10ml eye drops?

Exactly... As many as your doctor tells you to. Don't mess with eyes. If your doctor tells you to use a certain treatment for a certain number of days.....Then do it. Read more...