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Who should not use tobramycin ophthalmic ointment?

Tobramycin ophthalmic ointment (Tobrex) should not be used by anyone who is allergic to tobramycin or to antibiotics that are similar to it. Be sure to tell your doctor about any of the medicines you take, and any allergies or medical conditions you may have, before using tobramycin ophthalmic ointment. This medicine is not known to harm the fetus during pregnancy. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding to discuss any risks.

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