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Melose 2% Injection

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Primarily used for

5 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Melose Injection


Uses of Melose Injection

Melose 2% Injection is used in the treatment of dry eye disease.

Melose Injection side effects


Blurred vision, Eye pain, Eye irritation.


How to use Melose Injection

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

How Melose Injection works

Melose 2% Injection 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 Melose Injection

Expert advice for Melose Injection

  • Your doctor has prescribed Melose 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.
  • Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer.
  • Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.
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Melose Injection related warnings
Special precautions for Melose Injection
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No information is available on the use of Melose 2% Injectio
n during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
It is not known whether Melose 2% Injection alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
There is limited information available on the use of Melose
2% Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Melose
2% Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Missed Dosageuses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Melose Injection

Frequently asked questions about Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose

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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