Lacrigel

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Sunways India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Lacrigel 2%w/w Gel

Primarily used for

72.3
5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Lacrigel Gel

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Uses of Lacrigel Gel

Lacrigel is used in the treatment of dry eye disease.
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How to use Lacrigel Gel

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.

How Lacrigel Gel works

Lacrigel is an artificial tear and moistens the surface of the eye (including artificial eyes) in the same way as natural tears.

In Depth Information on Lacrigel Gel

Expert advice for Lacrigel Gel

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. Do not use any other ophthalmic medication for at least 5 min after using Hypromellose eye drops. Remove your soft contact lenses before use of Hypromellose eye drops and wait for at least 15 min before you insert them again.  Hypromellose 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.  You may experience brief blurring of vision immediately upon use of Hypromellose eye drops. Wait until vision has cleared before driving or operating machinery.  Do consult your doctor before using Hypromellose, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnantor breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Lacrigel
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
SAFE
Lacrigel is safe to use during pregnancy.

Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Lacrigel during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Lacrigel 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
Lacrigel is probably safe to use in patients with kidney dis
ease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lacrigel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Lacrigel is probably safe to use in patients with liver dise
ase. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lacrigel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Hypromellose, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lacrigel 2%w/w Gel

Frequently asked questions for Hypromellose

Lacrigel 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
Yes. Lacrigel 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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Substitutes for Lacrigel

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