Primarily used for

Dry eye disease, Preservation of the medicinal products
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5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Lavotears Gel

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Uses of Carboxymethylcellulose

Carboxymethylcellulose is used in the treatment of dry eye disease
It is used as a lubricant to relive irritation and discomfort due to dryness of the eyes or due to exposure of the eyes to wind or sun.
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Side effects of Carboxymethylcellulose

Common

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.

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How to use Carboxymethylcellulose

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 Lavotears Gel works

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

Oxychloro Complex is used in preservation of the medicinal products.
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How to use Oxychloro Complex

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 Lavotears Gel works

NA.

In Depth Information on Lavotears Gel

Expert advice for Carboxymethylcellulose

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for Lavotears Gel
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Lavotears Gel duri
ng lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Lavotears Gel 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
Lavotears Gel is probably safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lavotears Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Lavotears Gel is probably safe to use in patients with liver
disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lavotears Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Lavotears Gel

Frequently asked questions for Carboxymethylcellulose

Q. What is Carboxymethylcellulose?
Carboxymethylcellulose 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 when used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Substitutes for Lavotears

No substitutes found for this medicine
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