Muro 128 (Sodium Chloride Hypertonicity Ophthalmic Ointment, 5%)

Muro 128 (sodium chloride hypertonicity ophthalmic ointment, 5%) offers effective relief when you suffer from corneal edema (swelling of the cornea). Muro 128 ointment can be applied every 3 to 4 hours, or as directed by a doctor. This product contains no mercurial compounds such as Thimerosal.

Enjoy the convenience and savings of the economical ointment twin pack (2 x 1/8 oz. tubes).

The ointment is available without prescription but should only be used upon recommendation by an eye care professional.

Muro 128 5% (Sodium Chloride Hypertonicity Ophthalmic Solution) is also available. 

Key Features & Benefits

  • Temporary relief of corneal edema
  • Preservative free formulation
  • Two convenient economic sizes available

Drug Facts

Active ingredient

Sodium chloride, 50 mg (5%) ........Hypertonicity agent


  • temporary relief of corneal edema


Do not use
except under the advice and supervision of a doctor

When using this product

  • it may cause temporary burning and irritation
  • replace cap after use
  • to avoid contamination do not touch tip of container to any surface

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • condition worsens or persists for more than 72 hours
  • you experience eye pain, changes in vision, continued redness or irritation of the eye

Keep out of the reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • pull down the lower lid of the affected eye
  • apply a small amount (1/4 inch) of ointment to the inside of eyelid
  • apply every 3 or 4 hours or as directed by a doctor

Other information

  • store at 15°–25°C (59°–77°F)
  • keep tightly closed
  • see crimp of tube or carton for Lot Number and Expiration Date
  • do not use if difficult to dispense or visible particles are seen in the product
  • serious side effects associated with use of the product may be reported to the phone number provided below

Inactive ingredients

lanolin, mineral oil, purified water, white petrolatum


Call 1-800-323-0000

Available Package Sizes

  • 1/8 oz (3.5 g)
  • 2 x 1/8 oz (3.5 g)

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