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Sunephrine Eye Drop

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Composition for Sunephrine Eye Drop

Primary uses of Sunephrine Eye Drop

Nasal congestion (blocked nose), Pupil dilation
5 ml in 1 packet

Medicine Overview of Sunephrine Eye Drop


Uses of Sunephrine Eye Drop

Sunephrine Eye Drop is used in nasal congestion and pupil dilation. It is also used to treat low blood pressure that can occur during different types of anesthesia.

Sunephrine Eye Drop side effects


Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Palpitations, Increased blood pressure, Increased heart rate, Heart beat irregular.


How to use Sunephrine 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 Sunephrine Eye Drop works

Sunephrine Eye Drop is a nasal decongestant. It narrows the small blood vessels, which provide temporary relief from congestion or stuffiness in the nose.

In Depth Information on Sunephrine Eye Drop

Expert advice for Sunephrine Eye Drop

  • Oral phenylephrine should be taken with food
  • Phenylephrine can make you restless, so don't take it too close to bedtime
  • Do not use this medicine without doctor's advice if you are pregnant or breast feeding
  • Smoking may worsen the effect; therefore use of tobacco should be avoided.
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Sunephrine Eye Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Sunephrine Eye Drop
No interaction found
Sunephrine 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.
Sunephrine Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Sunephrine Eye Drop does not usually affect your ability to drive.
Sunephrine Eye Drop should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sunephrine Eye Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of blood pressure is advised for dose adjustment.
Sunephrine Eye Drop should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sunephrine Eye Drop may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Sunephrine Eye Drop?uses

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

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Sunephrine Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions about Phenylephrine

Sunephrine is not an antibiotic, stimulant, NSAID, but a decongestant and is used to relieve blocked nose. Sunephrine works for most of the patients if taken as recommended. It does not have aspirin in it
Q. Can i take phenylephrine with ibuprofen/pseudoephedrine/citalopram/Nyquil/ acetaminophen/ dextromethorphan/ Zyrtec/ Flonase/ Advil?
Drug interaction with any of the above mentioned drugs is not documented, but it can occur. Always follow your doctor’s advice before taking any medicine with phenylephrine
Do not take Sunephrine with high blood pressure
No, Sunephrine is not same as Sudafed which contains pseudoephedrine.
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