Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1

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10 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1

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Uses of Carboxymethylcellulose

Carboxymethylcellulose is used in the treatment of dry eye disease.
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Side effects of Carboxymethylcellulose

Common

Allergic reaction, Blurred vision, Eye discharge, Eye irritation, Eye itching, Eye pain, Foreign body sensation in eyes, Increased production of tears, Eye redness, Visual impairment.

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How to use Carboxymethylcellulose

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 Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 works

Carboxymethylcellulose is an artificial tear and moistens the surface of the eye (including artificial eyes) in the same way as natural tears.
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Uses of Glycerin

Glycerin is used in constipation.
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Side effects of Glycerin

Common

Dehydration.

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How to use Glycerin

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 Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 works

Glycerin works by drawing water into the intestine through osmosis, which makes the stool soft and easier to pass.

In Depth Information on Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1

Expert advice for Carboxymethylcellulose

  • Do consult your doctor immediately: If you develop eye pain, If you develop headache, If your vision changes, If redness or irritation in the eye persists or worsens.
  • Eye drops of other medications should be administered 15 min before using carboxymethylcellulose eye drops.
  • Remove your contact lenses before use of carboxymethylcellulose eye drops and wait for at least 15 min before you insert them again. 
  • Carboxymethylcellulose eye drops are intended to be used for the eyes only. 
  • Do not touch the eyelids or surrounding areas with the dropper tip of the eye drop bottle, to avoid contamination.
  • Do not use the eye drop if it changes color or becomes cloudy, In case of single-use container, ensure that the container is intact and use immediately after opening you may experience brief blurring of vision immediately upon use of carboxymethylcellulose eye drops. Wait until vision has cleared before driving or operating machinery.
  • Do consult your doctor before using carboxymethylcellulose if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or  breastfeeding.

Expert advice for Glycerin

  • Avoid taking a Glycerin for more than 1 week, unless prescribed by the doctor, as it leads to dependency on the laxative action to produce a bowel movement. 
  • Together with Glycerin, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
  • A Glycerin should preferably be taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
  • Notify your doctor if you are on a low-sugar diet because the Glycerin contains sugars.
  • Take Glycerin after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
Warnings
Special precautions for Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 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 Aqualube 0.5% w/v/
1 during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 may cause blurring of your vision for a
short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 is probably safe to use in patients with
kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1 may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1

Frequently asked questions for Carboxymethylcellulose

Q. What is Carboxymethylcellulose?
Carboxymethylcellulose belongs to a class of medicines called eye lubricants or artificial tears. It is used in the treatment of dry eye symptoms such as soreness, burning, irritation and discomfort.
Q. Is Carboxymethylcellulose safe?
Yes. Carboxymethylcellulose is safe when used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

User Submitted Feedback For Aqualube 0.5% w/v/1

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Substitutes for Aqualube

No substitutes found for this medicine
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