Opticlox Eye Ointment
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For orders over £39 postage is free. For orders under £39 we charge £2.99.
For Light items (under 2kg) our standard method is Royal Mail First Class (there are a few exceptions, so if in doubt check our Delivery page).
To get it faster you can upgrade Light items to a Guaranteed Courier service, Saturday Courier or even before 12 noon services. There's a small fee, but if you're in a hurry they are worth considering. To ensure you get your courier order as quickly as possible, please place your order before 12 Noon Monday to Thursday. There is no standard Saturday courier delivery.
Heavy items weighing 2kg and more are sent via courier. If ordered before noon Monday to Thursday, Heavy items will be delivered next working day. Heavy items ordered after 12 Noon Friday, or anytime Saturday and Sunday will be processed as soon as possible on normal working days.
All exceptions to these guidelines are noted in the product description.
For more information, view our Delivery page.
- Product Details
Opticlox is an antimicrobial ointment for the treatment of eye infections caused by Staphylococcus spp and Bacillus spp in dogs, cats, horse, sheep and cattle. containing 16.7% w/w Cloxacillin (as cloxacillin benzathine 21.3% w/w) equivalent to 835 mg cloxacillin per 5g syringe. It is available in 4 x 5g syringes
Opticlox is a prescription item and will be sent once a valid prescription is received. Please follow the instructions given by your vet. Do not handle if you have penicillin/cephalosporin sensitivity.
It is available in
- 1 pack
For topical administration only.
Evert the lower eyelid and instill a steady flow of ointment into the lower conjunctival sac.
Normally a single application only is required, but treatment may be repeated after 48 - 72 hours if necessary.
Cattle and Horses: Approximately 5 - 10 cm of ointment per eye.
Sheep: Approximately 5 cm of ointment per eye.
Dogs and Cats: Approximately 2 cm of ointment per eye.
For animals with only a single infected eye it is recommended, to prevent cross infection, that both eyes be treated, treating the uninfected eye first to avoid transferring the infection.
Each syringe to be used once only.
Ordering prescription medication is easy
Follow these simple steps
- Get a prescription from your vet
- Place your order with us
- Add a prescription and tell us about your pet.
- Our vets will double check your order & your order is dispatched right away