Dividine Eye Drop is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Dividine Eye Drop too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.
Q. Is Dividine Eye Drop a steroid?
No, Dividine Eye Drop is not a steroid. It is a medication which is used to treat allergic conditions. Most commonly it is used to treat allergic conjunctivitis/pink eye. Do not take this medication without consulting your doctor.
Q. Can Dividine Eye Drop cause eye irritation?
Usually, Dividine Eye Drop does not cause eye irritation. Infact, it helps in reducing the inflammation and irritation in the eye. However, in some cases, patients may experience eye irritation, abnormal eye sensation and eye discomfort.
Q. Can a child use Dividine Eye Drop?
Dividine Eye Drop can be used in children above 3 years of age at the same dose as in adults. However, the safety of children under 3 years of age with Dividine Eye Drop have not been established. Therefore, the use of Dividine Eye Drop should be avoided in children of such age group.
Q. Does Dividine Eye Drop make you sleepy?
Usually, using Dividine Eye Drop does not make you sleepy. However, in some cases there are chances that it may cause sleepiness. It is important to know that if other anti-allergic medications are taken orally along with this medication then they may make you sleepy. Avoid driving or performing work on heavy machinery work if you feel sleepy. Contact your doctor if the medicine makes you uneasy.
Q. How long can you use Dividine Eye Drop?
The Dividine Eye Drop should be instilled in the affected eye(s) with one drop twice daily. The duration of treatment with Dividine Eye Drop will depend upon the disease condition, its severity and the response of the patient to the treatment. The medicine can be given for as long as four months, if considered necessary. However, the exact duration is decided by your doctor.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 12th May 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.