Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop

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Composition for Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop

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Primarily used for

Eye examination, Infections, Uveitis
49.67
5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop

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Uses of Tropicamide

Tropicamide is used in eye examination and uveitis.
It is especially used in adults.
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Side effects of Tropicamide

Common

Stinging in the eyes, Blurred vision, Dry mouth.

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How to use Tropicamide

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop works

Tropicamide is used to dilate or enlarge the pupil of the eye so that the doctor can examine the back of the eyeball. It may also be used to reduce pain in certain eye conditions.
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Uses of Chlorbutol

Chlorbutol is used to prevent infections.
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Side effects of Chlorbutol

Common

Nausea, Noisy breathing, Oral peeling, Parotid gland swelling, Abdominal cramp, Allergic reaction, Anaphylactic reaction, Burning sensation of tongue, Cough, Diarrhoea, Discoloration of teeth, Altered taste, Shortness of breath, Itching, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Skin reaction, Erythema, Sneezing, Subcutaneous swelling, Tongue discolouration, Vomiting, Burning sensation.

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How to use Chlorbutol

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop works

Chlorbutol is an antiseptic, anesthetic, anti-irritant, and emollient agent. It works as local anesthetic by providing a quick relief from pain; bacteriostatic reinforcing the activity of chlorhexidine. It also produces a mild irritant effect on the respiratory tract, possibly via a nasal/pulmonary arc..

In Depth Information on Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop

Expert advice for Tropicamide

  • Seek medical attention if you have developed red or inflamed eyes.
  • Do not use contact lenses while using this solution.
  • Tropicamide increases sunlight sensitivity and hence you are advised to wear sunglasses while going outdoors.
  • Do not drive or use heavy machinery immediately after using these drops as usage can cause blurred vision. Vision may be slightly blurred for up to 24 hours. Wait for eyes to clear up completely before using heavy machinery or driving.
  • Do not use other eye drops for 24 hours after using tropicamide unless advised by the doctor.
  • The lacrimal sac should be compressed by pressure for two to three minutes after instillation to avoid excessive systemic absorption.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breast feeding before using this eye drop.

Expert advice for Chlorbutol

Cream:
  • Avoid contact with eyes.
  • Avoid prolonged use for more than 7 days.
  • Wash hands well after use.
  • Use it for external application only.
Mouthwash:
  • Do not use at the same time as toothpastes.
  • Do not swallow the solution.
  • Avoid contact with ears and eyes.
Nasal decongestant capsule:
  • Only inhale the vapor.
  • Do not take capsule or drops internally.
  • Avoid direct contact with skin or eyes.
Warnings
Special precautions for Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Appamide 10 mg/5 m
g Eye Drop during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Some people find the bright light (such as daylight) uncomfortable for a few hours after receiving Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop which may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop is probably safe to use in pati
ents with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop is probably safe to use in pati
ents with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Appamide 10 mg/5 mg Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for Tropicamide

Q. What is Tropicamide used for?
Tropicamide is used to enlarge (dilate) the pupil of the eye (topical mydriatic) as well as for temporary paralysis of the eye (cycloplegia) for easy examination of different parts of the eye like the lens, vitreous humor, retina etc. by a doctor or eye specialist
Q. How does Tropicamide work?
Tropicamide. belongs to a class of medication called antimuscarinics. It blocks the activity of the acetyl choline receptor, thus stopping the transmission of nerve impulses. This in turn leads to dilation as well temporary paralysis of the eye
Q. Why does Tropicamide sting?
Tropicamide has mild stinging as a well-known side effect
Q. How quickly does Tropicamide work?
Tropicamide is known to work usually within half an hour of using it.
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Frequently asked questions for Chlorbutol

Q. What is chlorobutanol used for?
Chlorbutol is used in different formulations such as cream, mouthwash and decongestant capsules.Cream: to treat mild pain caused by minor skin cuts, scratches and grazes (chapping) and soreness caused by detergents, soaps, deodorants and jewellery and bites and stings.Mouthwash solution: to inhibit dental plaque formation, as an aid in the treatment and prevention of irritation, redness, and swelling of gums (gingivitis), and in maintaining oral hygiene. It is important in the management of mouth ulceration and oral infections due to fungus candida and can be used as an adjuvant treatment for minor infections of the throat. It is also used as a disinfectant solution for cleansing of removable dentures.Capsule: for the symptomatic relief of colds and the symptomatic rapid relief of nasal congestion.

Substitutes for Appamide

No substitutes found for this medicine
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