Idope Eye Drop

Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Idope NA Eye Drop

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Local anesthesia (Numb tissues in a specific area)
5 ml in 1 packet

Medicine Overview of Idope Eye Drop


Uses of Idope Eye Drop

Idope Eye Drop is used for local anesthesia.

Side effects of Idope Eye Drop


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.


How to use Idope Eye Drop

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 Idope Eye Drop works

Idope eye drop works by blocking pain signals from the peripheral nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain.

In Depth Information on Idope Eye Drop

Expert advice for Idope Eye Drop

  • 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.
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Special precautions for Idope Eye Drop
No interaction found
Idope Eye 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.
No information is available on the use of Idope Eye Drop dur
ing lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Idope Eye Drop alters the ability to
drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
There is limited information available on the use of Idope E
ye Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Idope E
ye Drop in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Idope NA Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for Proparacaine

Yes, Idope needs to be refrigerated at 2°-8°C (36°- 46°F)
With a single drop, the onset of anesthesia usually begins within 30 seconds and persists for 15 to 20 minutes.

Substitutes for Idope

No substitutes found for this medicine
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