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ECO TEARS XL 0.5% EYE DROP

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MRP: Rs. 92 for 1 packet(s) (15 ML eye drop each)
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Composition for ECO TEARS

Carboxymethylcellulose(0.5%)

food interaction for ECO TEARS

alcohol interaction for ECO TEARS

pregnancy interaction for ECO TEARS

lactation interaction for ECO TEARS

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Eco tears xl 0.5% eye drop at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.

SALT INFORMATION for ECO TEARS

Carboxymethylcellulose(0.5%)

Uses

Eco tears xl 0.5% eye drop is used in the treatment of dry eye.

How it works

Eco tears xl 0.5% eye drop in the form of eye drops belongs to a class of medicines called eye lubricants or artificial tears. It reduces dryness and irritation by wetting and lubricating the surface of eye. Because of its thick consistency, it is retained for longer duration in the eye providing relief.

Common side effects

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

Common Dosage for ECO TEARS XL 0.5% EYE DROP

Patients taking ECO TEARS XL 0.5% EYE DROP

  • 60%
    Twice A Day
  • 20%
    Alternate Day
  • 20%
    Once A Day

SUBSTITUTES for ECO TEARS

2 Substitutes
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  • LOCULA TR 0.5% EYE DROP
    (10 ML eye drop in packet)
    East India Pharmaceutical Works Ltd
    Rs. 9.90/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 99
    pay 61% more per ML of eye drop
  • GEMBLOC EYE DROP
    (10 ML eye drop in packet)
    Ark Life Sciences Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 12.50/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 125
    pay 104% more per ML of eye drop

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    MBBS, MS
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Expert advice for ECO TEARS

  • 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.

Frequently asked questions for ECO TEARS

Carboxymethylcellulose

Q.What is carboxymethylcellulose?
Carboxymethylcellulose in the form of eye drops 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 if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

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Content on this page was last updated on 17 April, 2015, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)