Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop

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Cipla Ltd

Composition for Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop

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Medicine Overview of Optipres Eye Drop

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Uses of Optipres Eye Drop

Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop is used in the treatment of glaucoma.
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Side effects of Optipres Eye Drop

Common

Stinging in the eyes, Burning eyes, Blurred vision.

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How to use Optipres 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 Optipres Eye Drop works

Optipres 0.5% eye drop works by lowering the pressure in the eye(s), thereby preventing gradual loss of vision.

In Depth Information on Optipres Eye Drop

Expert advice for Optipres Eye Drop

  • Optipres helps lower high pressure in the eye and reduces the risk of vision loss.
  • For best results, put one drop in the affected eye(s).
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute, immediately after instilling the drop so that the medicine does not drain away from the eye.
  • Notify your doctor if you are suffering from heart or lung disease or diabetes.
  • Take care to prevent contact of eye dispenser with eye, eyelid, eyelashes, or finger to avoid infection.
  • Remove contact lenses before using Optipres and allow at least 15 minutes before re-inserting them.
  • When applying multiple eye medications, wait for at least 5-15 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Optipres 0.5% 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
Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients w
ith kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients w
ith liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Optipres 0.5% Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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