Generic Name and Formulations:
Besifloxacin 0.6%; oph susp; contains benzalkonium chloride.
Bausch & Lomb Inc.
Indications for BESIVANCE:
Susceptible bacterial conjunctivitis.
Adults and Children:
<1yr: not established. ≥1yr: 1 drop in affected eye(s) 3 times daily (4–12hrs apart) for 7 days. Shake bottle once before use.
Not for inj into the eye. Avoid contact lenses during therapy or if symptomatic. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Conjunctival redness, blurred vision, eye pain/pruritus/irritation, headache; superinfection (discontinue and treat).