Tobramycin is an antibiotic. It is used to treat bacterial infections. Dexamethasone is a steroid. Dexamethasone ophthalmic is used to treat the swelling associated with bacterial infections of the eye. Tobramycin and dexamethasone ophthalmic is used to treat bacterial infections of the eyes. Tobramycin and dexamethasone ophthalmic may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Tobradex ST is a combination medication containing an aminoglycoside antibiotic and corticosteroids, which work together to treat eye infections by stopping the spread of bacteria in the eye and reducing swelling.