Medicine Overview of Imaze Eye Drop

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Uses of Naphazoline

Naphazoline is used in eye Irritation
It soothes eyes which have been irritated by dusty atmospheres, wind, swimming, smoke, air pollutants, or close work such as reading and computer use.
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Side effects of Naphazoline

Common

Dilatation of pupil.

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How to use Naphazoline

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Naphazoline narrows the blood vessels in the eye, thereby reducing redness and swelling.
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Uses of Methylcellulose

Methylcellulose is used in the treatment of constipation.
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Side effects of Methylcellulose

Common

Bloating, Abdominal distension.

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How to use Methylcellulose

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Methylcellulose absorbs water and makes the stool soft and bulky, easier to pass.
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Uses of Chlorpheniramine

Chlorpheniramine is used in the treatment of allergic disorders.
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Side effects of Chlorpheniramine

Common

Sleepiness.

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How to use Chlorpheniramine

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Chlorpheniramine is an antihistamine. It blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.
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Uses of Boric Acid

Boric Acid is used to prevent infections.
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Side effects of Boric Acid

Common

Increased liver enzymes, Abdominal pain, Allergic reaction, Burning sensation, Irritation, Cns stimulation, Central nervous system depression, Diarrhoea, Rash, Vomiting.

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How to use Boric Acid

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Boric acid belongs to class of drugs called antiseptics. It can weakly inhibit bacterial and fungal growth. It irrigates the eyes, cleanses, refreshes and soothes the irritated eyes; and help in removal of loose foreign material, air pollutants or chlorinated water..
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Uses of Sodium Chloride

Sodium Chloride is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma, dehydration and irrigation solution for eye/nose.
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Side effects of Sodium Chloride

Common

Volume overload.

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How to use Sodium Chloride

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Sodium chloride works by replacing fluid loss.
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Uses of Zinc Sulphate Monohydrate

Zinc Sulphate Monohydrate is used in the treatment of nutritional deficiencies.
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How to use Zinc Sulphate Monohydrate

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Zinc sulphate monohydrate provides essential nutrients.
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Uses of Menthol

Menthol is used in the treatment of dermatitis, itching and eczema.
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Side effects of Menthol

Common

Balance disorder (loss of balance), Vomiting, Altered heart rate, Drowsiness, Hypersensitivity reaction, Nausea, Abdominal pain, Contact dermatitis, Skin irritation, Apnea (absence of breathing), Nystagmus (involuntary eye movement), Vertigo, Coma.

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How to use Menthol

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Menthol primarily activates the cold-sensitive TRPM8 receptors in the skin. Menthol, after topical application, causes a feeling of coolness due to stimulation of 'cold' receptors by inhibiting Ca++ currents of neuronal membranes. It may also yield analgesic properties via kappa-opioid receptor agonism.
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Uses of Camphor

Camphor is used in the treatment of dermatitis, itching and eczema.
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Side effects of Camphor

Common

Skin irritation, Hypersensitivity reaction, Irritation of ear, Allergic skin rash.

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How to use Camphor

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 Imaze Eye Drop works

Camphor belongs to the class of medicines called rubefacients/antitussives. When applied to the skin, it increases blood flow and local temperature of the affected area which suppresses and temporarily relieves pain sensations. It also eases cough, nasal/throat irritation by moistening air passages when used along with steam.

In Depth Information on Imaze Eye Drop

Expert advice for Naphazoline

• Seek medical advice if the symptoms persist or worsen after 3 days of treatment. • Avoid prolonged use of medication as it may affect normal mucosal layer of nose and can cause loss of sensation of smell.  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience chest pain, fast/ irregular heart beat; severe headache, sweating, blurred vision, ringing in ears, anxiety, confusion, or breathlessness. • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. • Should not be given to patients allergic to naphazoline nasal or any of its ingredients. • Should not be given to children < 12 years • Should not be given to patients with heart disease, diabetes, depression, disorders related to thyroid glands. • Should not be given to patients with high blood pressure and taking medication for the same.

Expert advice for Methylcellulose

  • Together with Methylcellulose, fiber rich diet containing whole grain bread and cereals, bran, fruits and green leafy vegetables, is essential to maintain healthy bowel function.
  • Avoid taking a Methylcellulose for more than 1 week, unless prescribed by the doctor, as it leads to dependency on the laxative action to produce a bowel movement. 
  • Take Methylcellulose after 2 hours from other medicines, as it may interfere with the absorption of other medicines.
  • A Methylcellulose should be preferably taken at bedtime because it requires 6 to 8 hours to show impact.
  • Do not try to swallow Methylcellulose in the dry form. It should be taken with full glass  of water or fruit juice.

Expert advice for Chlorpheniramine

  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Chlorpheniramine, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.

Expert advice for Boric Acid

  • Avoid using boric acid for jock itch/groin itch for more than 2 week and athlete's foot or ringworm for more than 4 week.
  • Do not use boric acid along with other eye medication containing polyvinyl alcohol.
  • Avoid using this medication if you have any open wound or other skin injury around your eyes.
  • Boric acid is a weak antibiotic and should not be used to treat any type of infection without the advice of a doctor. There are many other, more effective antibiotics available.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Expert advice for Sodium Chloride

  • Your electrolyte levels in blood and other parameters (such as blood pressure etc.) will be monitored regularly as you receive intravenous sodium chloride.
  • Tell your doctor if you have disorders of the kidneys, lungs, problems of the heart related to impaired pumping of blood (congestive cardiac disorders), high blood pressure or pregnancy-related blood pressure problems (pre-eclampsia), fluid retention problems  or swelling in hands, ankles or feet.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any unwanted swelling, trouble in breathing, muscle cramps, and/or weakness, fits, nausea, vomiting or stomach pain.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if you are allergic to sodium chloride or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not give to patients with excess fluid or sodium in the space outside body cells (extracellular hyper hydration or hypervolemia).
  • Do not give to patients with abnormally low levels of sodium or chloride in blood (hyponatremia, hypochloremia), fluid and sodium retention problems or edema (swelling).
  • Do not give to patients with congestive heart failure (heart failure resulting in fluid build-up in lungs and other body tissues), severe liver and kidney functioning problems.

Expert advice for Camphor

  • Do not apply this medicine on wound/damaged skin, eyes and nose.
  • Tell your doctor if you have sensitive skin. Avoid exposure to sunlight as it can cause photosensitivity.
  • Do not administer camphor based medicines orally in large amounts as it can be toxic.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not take if allergic to camphor or any of its ingredients.
  • Do not take if below 2 years.
Warnings
Special precautions for Imaze Eye Drop
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Imaze 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Imaze Eye Drop dur
ing lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Imaze Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a short
time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
Imaze Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Imaze Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Imaze Eye Drop may cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
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Liver
Imaze Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients with live
r disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Imaze Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Imaze Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for Naphazoline

Q. Is Naphazoline safe?
Naphazoline is safe if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.

Frequently asked questions for Methylcellulose

Q. Does hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose contain soy?
No, it doesn't contain soy
Q. Is Methylcellulose natural and gluten free?
Yes, it is natural and gluten free
Q. Is Methylcellulose soluble or insoluble?
Methylcellulose is insoluble
Q. Does Methylcellulose reduce cholesterol?
No, it doesn't reduce cholesterol.
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Frequently asked questions for Chlorpheniramine

Q. Does chlorpheniramine or chlorpheniramine maleate cause increase in blood pressure/ drowsy/non drowsy/sedating/get you high/keep you awake/sleepiness/make you tired/weight gain?
Chlorpheniramine causing these side effects is common or rare. Always consult your doctor, if you experience any of these side effects
Q. Is chlorpheniramine like Benadryl?
No, chlorpheniramine is different from Benadryl
Q. Is chlorpheniramine prescription?
Yes, it is available with doctor’s prescription only
Q. Can I take chlorpheniramine or chlorpheniramine maleate with Panadol/ cetirizine /Zyrtec/ Allegra/ warfarin/ diphenhydramine/ ibuprofen/Claritin/guaifenesin/Benadryl?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of chlorpheniramine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does chlorpheniramine contain aspirin?
No, it does not contain aspirin in it. Chlorpheniramine is a different drug than aspirin.
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Frequently asked questions for Sodium Chloride

Q. Is sodium chloride soluble in water?
Sodium chloride is soluble in water
Q. Is Sodium Chloride acidic or basic?
Sodium Chloride is a neutral salt (neither acidic nor basic)
Q. Is Sodium Chloride ionic or covalent?
Sodium Chloride is an example of ionic bonding, where the molecule is formed by ionization of participating atoms and attraction between them
Q. Does Sodium Chloride expire?
Normally, Sodium Chloride does not have an expiry date if stored under appropriate conditions
Q. Is Sodium Chloride polar?
Sodium Chloride is ionic, which is considered highly polar
Q. Is Sodium Chloride an antioxidant?
Sodium Chloride does not possess antioxidant property.
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Frequently asked questions for Camphor

Q. Is Camphor edible?
Edible Camphor is different from the chemically made Camphor. Camphor used in cooking is ‘edible Camphor'
Q. Is Camphor poisonous?
Yes, if Camphor is applied to broken skin, it can enter the body quickly and reach concentrations that are high enough to cause poisoning. Overdose of Camphor can result in poisoning.
Q. Is Camphor saturated or unsaturated?
Camphor is unsaturated
Q. Is camphor soluble in water?
No, camphor is not soluble in water.
Q. Is Camphor and naphthalene same?
No, Camphor and naphthalene are not same.
Q. Does Camphor cause cancer?
There is no scientific information available which confirms that Camphor causes cancer.
Q. Does Camphor burn with a flame?
Yes, Camphor releases hydrocarbon gases that will burn and releases flame.
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