In vitro toxicity of lomefloxacin in rabbit corneal epithelial cell cultures.

Lomefloxacin (NY-198) is a chemotherapic agent from the new 4-quinolone group, acting on DNA gyrase system. Lomefloxacin (LFLX), as some other new 4-quinolone compounds are antimicrobials of potential use for ophthalmic application. A first approach on the oculotoxicity of LFLX is the main purpose of this study. Four concentrations of LFLX (10, 30, 100 and… CONTINUE READING