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food interaction for ZONEPH

alcohol interaction for ZONEPH

pregnancy interaction for ZONEPH

lactation interaction for ZONEPH

medicine interaction for ZONEPH

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
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No interaction found
No interaction found
Zoneph 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR ZONEPH

Naphazoline(0.056%w/v)

Uses

Naphazoline is used in eye irritation
It soothe eyes which have been irritated by, for example, dusty atmospheres, wind, swimming, smoke, air pollutants, or close work such as reading and computer use

How it works

Naphazoline narrows the blood vessels in the eye, thereby reducing redness and swelling.

Common side effects

Dilatation of pupil
Chlorpheniramine(0.01%w/v)

Uses

Chlorpheniramine is used in the treatment of allergic disorders

How it works

Chlorpheniramine blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for inflammation, congestion, itching, and other allergic reactions.

Common side effects

Nausea, Constipation, Drowsiness, Dry mouth, Dry throat, Dry skin, Headache, Inability to empty the urinary bladder, Loss of appetite, Nasal congestion, Chest congestion, Vomiting
Boric Acid(1.25%w/v)

Uses

Boric Acid is used to prevent infections

How it works

Boric acid belongs to class of drugs called antiseptics. It can weakly inhibit bacterial and fungal growth. It irrigates the eyes, cleanses, refreshes and soothes the irritated eyes; and help in removal of loose foreign material, air pollutants or chlorinated water.

Common side effects

Increased liver enzymes, Abdominal pain, Allergic reaction, Burning sensation, Irritation, Cns stimulation, Central nervous system depression, Diarrhoea, Rash, Vomiting
Sodium Chloride(0.05%w/v)

Uses

Sodium Chloride is used in short term fluid replacement after trauma, dehydration and irrigation solution for eye/nose

How it works

Sodium Chloride works by replacing fluid loss.

Common side effects

Volume overload
Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose(0.25%w/v)

Uses

Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is used in the treatment of dry eye

How it works

Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose belongs to a class of medicines called eye lubricants or artificial tears. It reduces dryness and irritation by wetting and lubricating the surface of eye.

Common side effects

Blurred vision, Eye pain, Eye irritation

COMMON DOSAGE FOR ZONEPH EYE DROP

Patients taking ZONEPH EYE DROP

  • 38%
    Thrice A Day
  • 25%
    Once A Day
  • 13%
    Four Times A Day
  • 13%
    Twice A Day
  • 13%
    Once A Month

SUBSTITUTES FOR ZONEPH

No substitutes found

Top Ophthalmologists

Expert advice FOR ZONEPH

• Seek medical advice if the symptoms persist or worsen after 3 days of treatment.
• Avoid prolonged use of medication as it may affect normal mucosal layer of nose and can cause loss of sensation of smell. 
• Seek immediate medical attention if you experience chest pain, fast/ irregular heart beat; severe headache, sweating, blurred vision, ringing in ears, anxiety, confusion, or breathlessness.
• Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
• Should not be given to patients allergic to naphazoline nasal or any of its ingredients.
• Should not be given to children < 12 years
• Should not be given to patients with heart disease, diabetes, depression, disorders related to thyroid glands.
• Should not be given to patients with high blood pressure and taking medication for the same.

Frequently asked questions FOR ZONEPH

Naphazoline

Q.

Is Naphazoline safe?
Naphazoline is safe if taken at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor.

Chlorpheniramine

Q.

Does chlorpheniramine or chlorpheniramine maleate cause increase in blood pressure/ drowsy/non drowsy/sedating/get you high/keep you awake/sleepiness/make you tired/weight gain?
Chlorpheniramine causing these side effects is common or rare. Always consult your doctor, if you experience any of these side effects

Q.

Is chlorpheniramine like Benadryl?
No, chlorpheniramine is different from Benadryl

Q.

Is chlorpheniramine prescription?
Yes, it is available with doctor’s prescription only

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Can I take chlorpheniramine or chlorpheniramine maleate with Panadol/ cetirizine /Zyrtec/ Allegra/ warfarin/ diphenhydramine/ ibuprofen/Claritin/guaifenesin/Benadryl?
Yes, but taking other medicines may alter the effects of chlorpheniramine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required

Q.

Does chlorpheniramine contain aspirin?
No, it does not contain aspirin in it. Chlorpheniramine is a different drug than aspirin.

Sodium Chloride

Q.

Is sodium chloride soluble in water?
Sodium chloride is soluble in water

Q.

Is sodium chloride acidic or basic?
Sodium chloride is a neutral salt (neither acidic nor basic)

Q.

Is sodium chloride ionic or covalent?
Sodium chloride is an example of ionic bonding, where the molecule is formed by ionization of participating atoms and attraction between them

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Q.

Does sodium chloride expire?
Normally, sodium chloride does not have an expiry date if stored under appropriate conditions

Q.

Is sodium chloride polar?
Sodium chloride is ionic, which is considered highly polar

Q.

Is sodium chloride an antioxidant?
Sodium chloride does not possess antioxidant property.

Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose

Q.

What is hydroxypropylmethylcellulose?
Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose belongs to a class of medicines called eye lubricants or artificial tears. It is available as eye drops. It is used to soothe irritation, burning and discomfort of dry eye conditions(deficient tear production, infrequent blinking, smoke, wind, pollution, extended use of computer screen or television, medical treatment, dry atmospheric conditions). It may also be used to aid insertion and increase comfort of hard contact lenses

Q.

Is hydroxypropylmethylcellulose safe?
Yes. Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor. It has minimal side effects and drug interactions.

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Content on this page was last updated on 03 February, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)