Boots Pharmaceuticals Infected eyes 1% w/w Eye Ointment 4g


Boots Pharmaceuticals Infected eyes 1% w/w Eye Ointment 4g treats acute bacterial conjunctivitis. Contains the active ingredient Chloramphenicol 1% w/w.


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Boots Pharmaceuticals Infected eyes 1% w/w Eye Ointment 4g

  • Treats acute bacterial conjunctivitis
  • Antibiotic
  • 2 years+


Adults and children aged 2 years and over

How to use

Please read the enclosed leaflet before use.
For adults and children aged 2 years and over:
A course of treatment lasts 5 days

  • If you are using just the eye ointment, apply about 1 cm of ointment to the affected eye(s) 3 to 4 times a day
  • If you are using chloramphenicol eye drops during the day and the eye ointment at night - apply the ointment at night before going to bed.

Hazards and Cautions

For external use only
For Ocular use. Sterile until opened.
Talk to your doctor straight away if:

  • Your eyes get worse at any time

  • There is no improvement within 2 days
Discard after a 5 day course of treatment
Do not use if allergic to:

  • Chloramphenicol

  • The other ingredients

Do not store above 25°C
Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children


Contains: Chloramphenicol 1.0% w/w as the active ingredient.
Liquid Paraffin, Wool Fat and Yellow Soft Paraffin (See leaflet inside for more information)

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