LACRIMOS 0.5% EYE DROP

generic_icon
Rs.79for 1 packet(s) (10 ML eye drop each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition FOR LACRIMOS 0.05% w/v eye drop

Carboxymethylcellulose(0.05% w/v)

food interaction for LACRIMOS eye drop

alcohol interaction for LACRIMOS eye drop

pregnancy interaction for LACRIMOS eye drop

lactation interaction for LACRIMOS eye drop

medicine interaction for LACRIMOS eye drop

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
No interaction found
No interaction found
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR LACRIMOS 0.05% w/v eye drop

Carboxymethylcellulose(0.05% w/v)

Lacrimos eye drop uses

Lacrimos 0.5% eye drop is used in the treatment of dry eye disease.

How lacrimos eye drop works

Lacrimos 0.5% eye drop is an artificial tear and moistens the surface of the eye (including artificial eyes) in the same way as natural tears.

Common side effects of lacrimos eye drop

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 LACRIMOS 0.5% EYE DROP

Patients taking LACRIMOS 0.5% EYE DROP

  • 36%
    Thrice A Day
  • 27%
    Four Times A Day
  • 27%
    Once A Day
  • 9%
    Twice A Day

SUBSTITUTES FOR LACRIMOS eye drop

1 Substitutes
1 Substitutes
Sorted By
RelevancePrice
  • IRIVISC 0.05% W/V LIQUIGEL
    (10 ML eye drop in tube)
    Indoco Remedies Ltd
    Rs. 12.17/ML of eye drop
    generic_icon
    Rs. 121.69
    pay 54% more per ML of eye drop

Top Ophthalmologists

Expert advice FOR LACRIMOS eye drop

  • 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 LACRIMOS 0.05% w/v eye drop

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.

Articles


Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)