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CARE CAIN 0.5% EYE DROPS

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MRP: Rs. 43 for 1 packet(s) (5 ML eye drop each)
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Composition for CARE CAIN

Proparacaine(0.5%)

food interaction for CARE CAIN

alcohol interaction for CARE CAIN

pregnancy interaction for CARE CAIN

lactation interaction for CARE CAIN

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alcohol
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lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Care cain 0.5% eye drops at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Care cain 0.5% eye drops 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for CARE CAIN

Proparacaine(0.5%)

Uses

Care cain 0.5% eye drops is used for local anaesthesia (numb tissues in a specific area).

How it works

Care cain 0.5% eye drops works by blocking pain signals from the peripheral nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain.

Common side effects

Blurred vision, Burning sensation, Central nervous system depression, Conjunctival disorder, Contact dermatitis, Corneal damage, Corneal opacity, Increased sweating, Eye redness, Teary eyes, Stinging sensation, Ulcerative keratitis

SUBSTITUTES for CARE CAIN

4 Substitutes
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  • SENSOCHEK 0.5% EYE DROPS
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Indoco Remedies Ltd
    Rs. 10.45/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 52.24
    pay 21% more per ML of eye drop
  • PROPCAINE 0.5% EYE DROP
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Cipla Ltd
    Rs. 12.84/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 64.20
    pay 49% more per ML of eye drop
  • CARE CAIN 0.5% EYE DROPS
    (10 ML eye drop in packet)
    Ajanta Pharma Ltd
    Rs. 7.68/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 76.83
    save 11% more per ML of eye drop
  • TOPICAINE EYE DROP
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Pharmatak Opthalmics Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 10/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 50
    pay 16% more per ML of eye drop

Top Physicians

  • Dr. Khoobsurat Najma
    MBBS
    4.9
  • Dr. M. K. Singh
    MBBS, MD
    4.8
  • Dr. Prabhat Kumar Jha
    MBBS, MD
    4.7
  • Dr. Ashutosh Shukla
    MBBS, MD, Diploma, Fellowship
    4.6
  • Dr. R. S. Rawat
    MBBS, MD
    4.5

Expert advice for CARE CAIN

  • Wash your hands after using proparacaine drops as it may cause drying or cracking of the fingertips.
  • Do not wear contact lenses while using proparacaine.
  • Protect your eye from injury while it is still numb. Do not touch or rub the eye. Do not use additional eye drops in the eye until your doctor tells you to do so. 
  • Protect your eye from dust particles, sand, or anything that might cause irritation.
  • Proparacaine should be used for the period advised by your doctor. Prolonged use of a topical ocular anesthetic may lead to permanent abnormal changes in eyes with accompanying loss of vision.

Frequently asked questions for CARE CAIN

Proparacaine

Q.Is proparacaine an amide or ester?
Proparacaine is an ester

Q.Does proparacaine need to be refrigerated?
Yes, Proparacaine needs to be refrigerated at 2°-8°C (36°- 46°F)

Q.How long does proparacaine last?
With a single drop, the onset of anesthesia usually begins within 30 seconds and persists for 15 to 20 minutes.

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Content on this page was last updated on 26 January, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)