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Intavisc Injection


Overview

Introduction

Intavisc Injection is an eye lubricant used during eye surgery. It helps to soothe the irritation and burning seen in dry eyes by maintaining proper lubrication of the eyes.

Intavisc Injection is generally administered by a healthcare professional in the hospital or in a clinical setting. You should not self administer this medicine at home.

Intavisc Injection is generally safe with little or no side effects. However, if you experience any symptoms which you think may be due to Intavisc Injection, inform your doctor.

Uses of Intavisc Injection

  • Eye surgery

Side effects of Intavisc Injection

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Intavisc

  • No common side effects seen

How to use Intavisc Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Intavisc Injection works

Intavisc Injection is a viscoelastic preparation. It works by supporting and protecting the deeper layers of the eye from damage during eye surgery.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Intavisc Injection. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Intavisc Injection during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Intavisc Injection during breastfeeding is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
It is not known whether Intavisc Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
There is limited information available on the use of Intavisc Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
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There is limited information available on the use of Intavisc Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you forget to take Intavisc Injection?

If you miss a dose of Intavisc Injection, 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.
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Quick Tips

  • Your doctor has prescribed Intavisc Injection 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 of this medicine.
  • Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 minutes. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer.
  • Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.

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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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1mg's sole intention is to ensure that its consumers get information that is expert-reviewed, accurate and trustworthy. However, the information contained herein should NOT be used as a substitute for the advice of a qualified physician. The information provided here is for informational purposes only. This may not cover all possible side effects, drug interactions or warnings or alerts. Please consult your doctor and discuss all your queries related to any disease or medicine. We intend to support, not replace, the doctor-patient relationship.

References

  1. ScienceDirect. Hypromellose. [Accessed 04 Apr. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link

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Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.
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