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Refresh Tears Eye Drop


Overview

Introduction of Refresh Eye Drop

Refresh Tears Eye Drop is a lubricating agent. It is used in the treatment of dry eyes. It works similar to natural tears and provides temporary relief from burning and discomfort due to dryness of the eye.

Refresh Tears Eye Drop is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. Avoid touching the tip of the dropper to any surface as it may contaminate the eye drop. Use it regularly to get the most benefit from it.

Using Refresh Tears Eye Drop may cause burning and stinging sensation, or temporary blurring of the eyes. If they persist or worsen, inform your doctor.

Uses of Refresh Eye Drop

How to use Refresh 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 without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Refresh Eye Drop works

Refresh Tears Eye Drop is a lubricant. It works similar to natural tears and provides temporary relief from burning and discomfort due to dryness of the eye.

Refresh Eye Drop related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Information regarding the use of Refresh Tears Eye Drop during pregnancy is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
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Information regarding the use of Refresh Tears Eye Drop during lactation is not available. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
UNSAFE
Refresh Tears Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

What if you miss a dose of Refresh Eye Drop?

If you miss a dose of Refresh Tears Eye Drop, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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Expert Advice

  • Your doctor has prescribed Refresh Tears Eye Drop to treat dry eye disease.
  • It stabilizes the natural tear film and maintains necessary lubrication so your eyes don’t get dry and irritated.
  • May require long-term use.
  • Apply pressure on the corner of the eye (close to the nose) for about 1 minute immediately after instilling the drop.
  • Wait for at least 5-10 minutes before delivering the next medication in the same eye to avoid dilution.
  • Stinging sensation may occur for 1-2 mins. Notify your doctor if it persists for longer.
  • Make sure to use within 4 weeks of opening the bottle.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Refresh

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FAQs

Q. What is Refresh used for?

Refresh is a tear substitute. It is used as a lubricant for dry eyes. It is also used for the temporary relief of burning, irritation and/or discomfort due to dryness of eyes. Moreover, it is used to lubricate and re-wet soft and rigid gas permeable contact lenses. It is also indicated to relieve dryness, irritation, and discomfort that may be associated with lens wear.

Q. What are the side effects of Refresh?

You may experience visual disturbances, eye discharge, and may notice medication residue while using this medicine. Some other side effects of this medicine include redness of the eye, eye irritation, burning and discomfort, eyelid swelling and itching of the eye. The use of this medicine may also cause eye pain, eyelid margin crusting, foreign body sensation in eyes, and hypersensitivity including eye allergy.

Q. Is Refresh bad?

No, Refresh is a safe medicine. It is meant for external use only and is not harmful.

Q. How should Refresh be stored?

Store at or below 25°C and out of the reach of children. Do not touch the tip of the container to any surface and replace the cap after every use. Remember not to use the eye drops after the expiry date or after 30 days of opening it.

Q. How should Refresh be used?

If you are using it for dry eyes, instil 1 or 2 drops in the affected eye(s) as needed. If you are using it to lubricate soft and rigid gas-permeable lenses, apply 1 to 2 drops to each eye with the lenses on as needed or as directed by your doctor. Blink several times after pouring the drops.

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