Tobramycin Ophthalic Solution is an ophthalmic antibiotic used in veterinary medication in the treatment of bacterial infections affecting eyes. The medication belongs to aminoglycosides class of drugs. In certain other cases the medication also finds use in controlling bacteria caused by respiratory infections, bite wound or injury-borne infections, and also those affecting the skin and ear of animals. Tobramycin, the active ingredient used in the medication possesses active antibiotic properties, which when administered restricts bacterial growth by delaying the protein synthesis. Though the drug is not approved for use in animals, most veterinarians have agreed to use the medication on dogs. However, tobramycin is a prescription drug and is available in various ophthalmic preparations as injectable solution, suspension as well as ointment.