food interaction for PROPCAINE
alcohol interaction for PROPCAINE
pregnancy interaction for PROPCAINE
lactation interaction for PROPCAINE
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.
SALT INFORMATION for PROPCAINE
How it works
Common side effects
SUBSTITUTES for PROPCAINE
- SENSOCHEK 0.5% EYE DROPS(5 ML eye drop in packet)Indoco Remedies LtdRs. 10.45/ML of eye dropRs. 52.24save 19% more per ML of eye drop
- CARE CAIN 0.5% EYE DROPS(5 ML eye drop in packet)Ajanta Pharma LtdRs. 8.60/ML of eye dropRs. 43save 33% more per ML of eye drop
- CARE CAIN 0.5% EYE DROPS(10 ML eye drop in packet)Ajanta Pharma LtdRs. 7.68/ML of eye dropRs. 76.83save 40% more per ML of eye drop
- TOPICAINE EYE DROP(5 ML eye drop in packet)Pharmatak Opthalmics Pvt LtdRs. 10/ML of eye dropRs. 50save 22% more per ML of eye drop
- Dr. Prabhat Kumar JhaMBBS, MD
- Dr. Ashutosh ShuklaMBBS, MD, Diploma, Fellowship
- Dr. Sushila KatariaMBBS, MD, Diploma
- Dr. Joy ChakrabortyMBBS, MD
- Dr. Kartavya ShahMBBS, DNB
Expert advice for PROPCAINE
- Wash your hands after using proparacaine drops as it may cause drying or cracking of the fingertips.
- Do not wear contact lenses while using proparacaine.
- Protect your eye from injury while it is still numb. Do not touch or rub the eye. Do not use additional eye drops in the eye until your doctor tells you to do so.
- Protect your eye from dust particles, sand, or anything that might cause irritation.
- Proparacaine should be used for the period advised by your doctor. Prolonged use of a topical ocular anesthetic may lead to permanent abnormal changes in eyes with accompanying loss of vision.
Frequently asked questions for PROPCAINE
Q.Is proparacaine an amide or ester?
Proparacaine is an ester
Q.Does proparacaine need to be refrigerated?
Yes, Proparacaine needs to be refrigerated at 2°-8°C (36°- 46°F)
Q.How long does proparacaine last?
With a single drop, the onset of anesthesia usually begins within 30 seconds and persists for 15 to 20 minutes.