Ofloxacin Ophthalmic Solution
is a bactericidal antimicrobial given with other antibacterial agents are ineffective. Ofloxacin is active against many eye pathogen, including Staphylococcus and Pseudomonas. Use should be reserved for serious corneal infections due to sensitive organisms.
Ofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibiotic and works by inhibiting the bacterial DNA gyrase enzyme, causing damage to the bacterial DNA.