Overview

Uses of Carbo Gel

Carbo Gel is used in the treatment of dry eyes.

Carbo Gel side effects

Common
No common side effects seen

How to use Carbo Gel

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Carbo Gel works

Carbo Gel is a lubricant. It works similar to natural tears and provides temporary relief from burning and discomfort due to dryness of the eye.

Carbo Gel related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Carbo Gel during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Carbo Gel?

If you miss a dose of Carbo Gel, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Carbo Gel to treat dry eye disease.
  • It stabilizes the natural tear film and maintains necessary lubrication so your eyes don’t get dry and irritated.
  • May require long-term use.
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute immediately after instilling the drop.
  • Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
  • Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer.
  • Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Carbo

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Stomach upset since last 10 days.lot of gas in afternoon and night.uncomfortable from evening.motion not clear.
Dr. Saurav Arora
Homeopathy
Yes sir you may take Nixocid tab, 2 tab after meals and Carbo veg 30, 04 drops in half cup water thrice daily for 15 days
Is there is any good homeopathy for gas and acidity.from last one year i am facing this problem of gas and acidity.
Dr. Saurav Arora
Homeopathy
Yes sir you may take Nixocid tab, 2 tab after meals and Carbo veg 30, 04 drops in half cup water thrice daily for a month
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FAQs

Q. What is hydroxypropylmethylcellulose?

Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose belongs to a class of medicines called eye lubricants or artificial tears. It is available as eye drops. It is used to soothe irritation, burning and discomfort of dry eye conditions(deficient tear production, infrequent blinking, smoke, wind, pollution, extended use of computer screen or television, medical treatment, dry atmospheric conditions). It may also be used to aid insertion and increase comfort of hard contact lenses

Q. Is hydroxypropylmethylcellulose safe?

Yes. Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. It has minimal side effects and drug interactions.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st May 2018.
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