Ofloxacin is a bacterial DNA gyrase inhibitor, the enzyme responsible for duplication, transcription and repair of bacterial DNA.



    Vista Sterile Eye & Ear Drops: Each ml contains Ofloxacin USP 3 mg.


    Eye: It is indicated for the treatment of external ocular infections such as acute & sub-acute conjunctivitis, keratitis, kerato-conjunctivitis, blepharo-conjunctivitis, blepharitis, corneal ulcer and pre-operative prophylaxis in ocular surgery.
    Ear: It is indicated for the treatment of external ear infections (otitis externa) and certain middle ear infections (otitis media).

Dosage & Administration

    Eye: Instill 1 drop in the affected eye(s) every 2 to 4 hours for the first two days and then 4 times daily. The length of treatment should not exceed ten days.
    Ear: Instill 1-2 drops in the affected ear(s) twice daily or as needed.


    It is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to Ofloxacin or any other component of this preparation.

Warning & Precautions

    Prolonged use of eye drops & ear drops may result in overgrowth of non-susceptible organisms and secondary infection respectively.

Side effects

    Eye: Transient ocular irritation, burning, stinging, redness, itching or photophobia have been reported.
    Ear: Mild irritation or mild discomfort in the ear may occur. Symptoms of an allergic reaction include rash, itching, swelling or trouble breathing.

Drug interaction

Use in special groups

    Use in pregnancy: There are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. This drug should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk to the fetus.
    Use in lactation: It is not known whether Ofloxacin is excreted in human milk. Cautions should be taken when Ofloxacin eye & ear drops is administered during lactation.


    Vista Sterile Eye & Ear Drops: Each plastic dropper bottle contains 5 ml eye & ear drops.