C Pent Drop

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Primarily used for

Eye Examination, uveitis
5 ML in 1 packet

Substitutes for C Pent

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of C Pent Drop


Uses of C Pent Drop

C Pent Drop is used in eye examination and uveitis.

Side effects of C Pent Drop


Eye irritation, Foreign body sensation in eyes, Blurred vision, Eye itching, Stinging in the eyes, Increased intraocular pressure, Burning sensation in eye.


How to use C Pent Drop

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a marked dropper and take it as directed. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take C Pent Drop at a fixed time.

How C Pent Drop works

C pent drop 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.

In Depth Information on C Pent Drop

Expert advice for C Pent Drop

  • Consult your doctor if you have red and painful eyes, prone to increased eye pressure, men with enlarged prostate, have heart problems, ataxia (unsteadiness or coordination problems).
  • Cyclopentolate eye drops can cause blurred vision. Do not drive or operate heavy machinery until the effect is gone.
  • Remove soft lenses prior to instilling cyclopentolate eye drop and wait for at least 15 minutes prior to reinserting lenses.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Special precautions for C Pent Drop
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
C Pent 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.
C Pent Drop should be used with caution during lactation. B
reast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
C Pent Drop may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

patients not to drive or operate hazardous machinery until vision is clear.
There is limited information available on the use of C Pent
Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Cyclopentolate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for C Pent NA Drop

Frequently asked questions for Cyclopentolate

Q. What is cyclopentolate hydrochloride ophthalmic solution or eye drop?
Cyclopentolate hydrochloride ophthalmic solution or eye drop is a mydriatic-anticholinergic drug. It is used to enlarge the pupil of the eye (preventing the eye from focusing) and to paralyze the lens temporarily before an eye examination or surgery and
C pent is prescribed for microbial keratitis to help in controlling pain and to prevent synechia (adherence of iris to cornea) formation
C pent takes about 30-60 min to work
It lasts for about 1 day.

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