Moxeza is an antibiotic eye drop solution used in the treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis. This medication falls under the drug class of ophthalmic anti-infectives and works by creating an environment that prevents further growth of bacteria leading to treatment of your infection. It is advised to stop wearing contact lenses if you experience any signs or symptoms of bacterial conjunctivitis.
Moxeza is a medicine used in the treatment of conjunctivitis - a bacterial infection of the eye. Moxeza is, therefore, an antibiotic. Moxeza may also be used for other purposes, as determined by the prescriber.
The active ingredient of Moxeza, moxifloxacin, belongs to the fluoroquinolone class of antibiotics. This is a class whose mechanism of action is to disrupt protein synthesis, proteins being essential to the viability of the bacterium. Proteins are also vital to the integrity of the cell membrane.
Moxeza is associated with its own range of potential side effects. Among them include eye burning, eye stinging, dryness, itchiness, tearing, and blurred vision.