Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop

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Composition for Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop

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Primarily used for

Fever, Headache, Arthralgia (joint pain)
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5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Profen Eye Drop

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Uses of Profen Eye Drop

Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop is used in fever, headache, arthralgia, myalgia, dental pain, post operative pain, pain during menstruation, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and gout.
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Side effects of Profen Eye Drop

Common

Abdominal pain, Constipation, Diarrhoea, Epigastric pain, Flatulence, Nausea, Vomiting, Indigestion.

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How to use Profen 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 Profen Eye Drop works

Profen 0.03% w/v eye drop is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause fever, pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

In Depth Information on Profen Eye Drop

Expert advice for Profen Eye Drop

  • It should be taken with food or milk to avoid getting an upset stomach.
  • It can cause serious complications like stomach bleeding and kidney problems if taken for a long time.
  • Profen can raise your risk of blood clots, heart attack, or a stroke.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Profen 0.03% w/v 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
SAFE
Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop is safe to use during lactation.
Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Undesirable effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, fatigue and visual disturbances are possible after taking Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop. This may affect your driving ability.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop should be used with caution in pat
ients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Profen 0.03% w/v Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for Flurbiprofen

Profen is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No, Profen is not a narcotic and it is not addictive. Profen has no known effects on blood thinning
Q. Is flurbiprofen stronger than ibuprofen/ like/ same as ibuprofen/ a painkiller/ Ansaid?
Flurbiprofen belongs to a group of medicines called NSAID like ibuprofen. The effects of both are comparable. Flurbiprofen is a painkiller and used to treat pain and inflammation. Ansaid is a trade name of the active medicine flurbiprofen
Yes, Profen is FDA approved for treating pain and inflammation
No, Profen is a prescription medicine. It will be given to you if you produce a prescription by your doctor
Q. Can I take flurbiprofen with ibuprofen/ Tylenol (paracetamol)?
Ibuprofen and paracetamol are all drugs that belong to the same group of medicines as flurbiprofen i.e. non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and therefore, concomitant use of two or more NSAIDs (including aspirin) may increase the risk of adverse effects. Always follow the instructions of doctor regarding dosage, duration and frequency of use, and any concomitant medication used
Yes, Profen may make you feel sleepy or drowsy, tired, raise/ increase your blood pressure. It is not known if it makes one feel high. Always follow the instructions of doctor regarding dosage, duration and frequency of use for Profen
Profen belongs to a class of medicine called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), used to treat pain and inflammation
No, Profen has no known effects on birth control
No, Profen does not have aspirin. Profen is active molecule similar to aspirin and both belong to same group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
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