Terramycin ophthalmic ointment for eye infections in Birds and other pets.
Terramycin is a broad spectrum antibiotic that treats pink eye, corneal ulcers, conjunctivitis, keratitis, and many more..
If your Bird or other pet is looking like they have an eye infection. Apply Terramycin to the eye 2-4 times daily until the condition is gone. Use a Q-tip and apply a small amount of Terramycin to the Q-tip and apply it to the eye. This way you do not contaminate the tube of Terramycin. If you are concerned about the effects of using Terramycin on your pet we understand. The only thing you should look out for, would be some type of allergic reaction. If you notice anything out of the ordinary, stop using Terramycin immediately and consult with your veterinarian.
A broad-spectrum antibiotic for topical use in the treatment of ocular infections. Indicated for the prophylaxis and local treatment of superficial ocular infections due to oxytetracycline and polymyxin sensitive organisms. Including infections due to streptococci, rickettsiae, E. coli, aerogenes, conjunctivitis, keratitis, pink eye, corneal ulcers, blepharitis in birds, dogs, cats, cattle, sheep, and horses. Ocular infections due to secondary bacterial complications of distemper in dogs. Also bacterial inflammatory conditions which may occur secondary to other infectious diseases in the above species.
Oxytetracycline interferes with the ability of bacteria to produce important proteins. Without certain proteins the bacteria can no longer grow or multiply. Oxytetracycline stops the spread of the infection the immune system will kill the remaining bacteria or they will eventually die.
each gram of TERRAMYCIN OPHTHALMIC OINTMENT contains polymyxin B sulfate and (oxytetracycline HCl).