Optipred Eye Drop

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Calix Health Care

Composition for Optipred 0.05% w/v Eye Drop

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85.71
5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Optipred Eye Drop

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Uses of Optipred Eye Drop

Optipred Eye Drop is used in the treatment of allergic disorders, severe allergic reaction and eye disorders.
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Side effects of Optipred Eye Drop

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Muscle disorders, Electrolyte imbalance, Altered bone growth, Skin scar, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Behavioural changes, Increased blood pressure, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract, Increased risk of infection.

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How to use Optipred 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 Optipred Eye Drop works

Difluprednate belongs to the class of drugs known as corticosteroids. It acts by stopping the release of certain natural substances in body that are responsible for pain and swelling..

In Depth Information on Optipred Eye Drop

Expert advice for Optipred Eye Drop

  • Inform your doctor if you have or had raised eyeball pressure with or without compromised vision (glaucoma), viral infection in the eye, herpes, etc.
  • If you are using another eye drop along with difluprednate, maintain a time gap of 10 minutes between the application.
  • Do not use difluprednate eye drops while wearing contact lenses.
  • Do not suddenly stop difluprednate administration on your own, without consulting your doctor.
  • Consult your doctor immediately if your symptoms does not improve after 2 days of difluprednate treatment.
  • You may undergo eye check up on a regular basis to ensure this medication is not causing any harmful effects.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as difluprednate may impact normal vision.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Optipred Eye Drop
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Optipred Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Optipred Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

To reduce the amount of Optipred Eye Drop that reaches the breastmilk, place pressure over the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
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Driving
Optipred Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a sh
ort time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Optipre
d 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 Optipre
d Eye Drop in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Difluprednate, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Optipred 0.05% w/v Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for Difluprednate

It is a solution in an emulsion form used to treat post-operative and post-infectious swelling and pain of the eyes.

User Submitted Feedback For Optipred 0.05% w/v Eye Drop

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