N-acetylcarnosine is used to prevent and treat age-related disorders of the eye including cataracts (clouding of the lens of your eye that severely affects eyesight).
How it works
N-Acetylcarnosine belongs to a class of medications called anti-oxidants and is similar to naturally occurring substance called L-carnosine in the eye. It prevents and reverses the hardening and clouding or discoloration of the eye lens thereby preventing and treating age-related cataracts.
Common side effects
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- You may experience mild stinging upon instillation of the eye drops. Seek immediate medical attention if the stinging sensation becomes too uncomfortable.
- If you wear contact lenses, remove them and wash your eyes with water before instilling the eye drops. Insert you contact lenses back after 15 mins.
- Tell your doctor if you taking any prescription or non-prescription eye-drop medications
- Inform your doctor about any prior or planned eye surgery.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding
- Do not take if allergic to N-acetylcarnosine or any of its ingredients.