Opthomycin Eye Drop

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5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Opthomycin Eye Drop

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Uses of Opthomycin Eye Drop

Opthomycin Eye Drop is used in the treatment of dry eye disease.
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Side effects of Opthomycin Eye Drop

Common

Blurred vision, Eye pain, Eye irritation.

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How to use Opthomycin Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Opthomycin Eye Drop works

Opthomycin eye drop 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 Opthomycin Eye Drop

Expert advice for Opthomycin 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.
Do not use any other ophthalmic medication for at least 5 min after using hydroxypropylmethylcellulose eye drops.Remove your soft contact lenses before use ofhydroxypropylmethylcellulose eye drops and wait for at least 15 min before you insert them again. Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose 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 hydroxypropylmethylcellulose eye drops. Wait until vision has cleared before driving or operating machinery. Do consult your doctor before using hydroxypropylmethylcellulose, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnantor breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Opthomycin Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Opthomycin Eye Dro
p during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Opthomycin Eye Drop alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Opthomy
cin Eye Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Opthomy
cin Eye Drop in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

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

Frequently asked questions for Opthomycin NA Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for 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.

Substitutes for Opthomycin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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