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Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop

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Composition for Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop

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Primary uses of Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop

Eye anesthesia
MRP
64.2
5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Propcaine Eye Drop

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Uses of Propcaine Eye Drop

Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop is used for Eye anesthesia.
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Propcaine Eye Drop side effects

Common

Stinging in the eyes, Burning sensation in eye, Eye redness.

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How to use Propcaine 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 Propcaine Eye Drop works

Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop works by blocking pain signals from the peripheral nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain.

In Depth Information on Propcaine Eye Drop

Expert advice for Propcaine Eye Drop

  • Propcaine is commonly used to anesthetize the eye before cataract surgery or any other surgery in the eye.
  • Usually 1-2 drops are sufficient to anesthetize the eye.
  • Effect of Propcaine lasts for up to half an hour.
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Propcaine Eye Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Propcaine Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Propcaine 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
It is not known whether Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Propcaine Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions about Proparacaine

Yes, Propcaine needs to be refrigerated at 2°-8°C (36°- 46°F)
With a single drop, the onset of anesthesia usually begins within 30 seconds and persists for 15 to 20 minutes.
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