FORTIFIED EYE DROPS

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Fortified Eye Drop

Materials Needed

Procedure

Fluconazole eye drops 2mg/ml

1 vial Fluconazole 2mg/ml

1 bottle Tears Naturale eye drops

10CC syringe

1.Discard Tears Naturale content.

2.Put 10ml of Fluconazole soln. into the empty bottle.

3.Label the bottle properly.

Fortified Gentamicin 15mg/ml

1 bottle Gentamicin (0.3%) E.D.

1 amp.Gentamicin 80mg/2ml

2 pieces 3CC syringes

1. Add the 2 ml of Gentamicin amp.(80mg) to 4 ml of Gentamicin eye drops.

2. Label the bottle properly.

Fortified Amikacin 20mg/ml

1 amp.Amikacin 100mg/2ml

1 bottle tears natural E.D.

1 piece 10CC syringe

1 piece 3CC syringe

1. Discard 12 ml of tears naturalE.D.

2. Add the 2 ml Amikacin to the remaining 3 ml of tears natural E.D. 

3. Label the bottle properly

Fortified Cefuroxime 50mg/ml

1 vial Cefuroxime 750mg (Zinacef 750mg)

1 amp. water for injection

1 bottle tears natural E.D.

2 pieces 3CC syringe

1. Dilute Cefuroxime with 2.5 ml sterile water

2. Discard 2.5 ml of teras natural E.D.

3. Add the diluted Cefuroxime to the remaining 12.5 ml tears natural E.D.

4. Label the bottle properly 

Fortified Cefazolin/Ceftazidime 50mg/ml

1 vial Cefazolin/Ceftazidime 500mg

1 amp water for injection

1 bottle tears natural E.D.

1 piece 10CC syringe

1 piece 3CC syringe 

1. Dilute the antibiotic with 2.5 ml sterile water

2. Discard 7.5 ml of teras natural E.D.

3. Add the diluted antibiotic to the remaining 7.5 ml of tears natural E.D.

4.Label the bottle properly

Fortified Vancomycin 50mg/ml

1 vial Vancomycin 0.5 gm

1 amp water for injection

1 bottle teras natural E.D.

1 piece 10CC syringe

1. Dilute Vancomycin with 10 ml sterile water

2. Discard all the content of tears natural E.D.

3. Put the diluted Vancomycin into the empty bottle of tears natural E.D.

4. Label the bottle properly

Cyclosporine Eye Drop 10mg/ml

1 capsule Cyclosporine 100mg

1 bottle teras natural E.D.

1 piece disposable needle

1. Pick the capsule with sterile needle 

2. Mix the content of the capsule with 10 ml tears natural E.D.

3. Label the bottle properly

Anti-vascularization Treatment

2 bottle tears natural E.D.

4 vials Kenacort 40mg/ml

2 capsules Doxydar (Tabocine 100mg)

1. Add 4 ml of Kenacort to 4 ml of tears natural E.D.

2. Add the content of 2 capsule of Doxydar to 10 ml of tears natural E.D.

3. Label the two bottle properly 

EXPIRATION DATE: 24 HOURS AT ROOM TEMPERATURE, 96 HOURS IN REFRIGERATOR.

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