Oclonac Eye Drops 5Ml
Brand : barrett hodgson pakistan
Requires Prescription (YES/NO)
How it works
Diclofenac sodium is one of a series of phenylacetic acids that has demonstrated antiinflammatory and analgesic properties in pharmacological studies. It is thought to inhibit the enzyme cyclooxygenase, which is essential in the biosynthesis of prostaglandins.
USAGE AND SAFETY
Transient stinging , irritation , blurred vision , hypersensitivity reactions .
Topical steroids .
Used for the inhibition of intra-operative miosis . Postoperative and post laser trabeculoplasty inflammation of the anterior segment of the eye .
When not to Use
It is contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any component of the medication.
It is recommended that like other NSAIDs, be used with caution in patients with known bleeding tendencies or who are receiving other medications which may prolong bleeding time. Use of the same bottle for both eyes is not recommended with topical eye drops that are used in association with surgery.
There is the potential for cross-sensitivity to acetylsalicylic acid, phenylacetic acid derivatives, and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents. Therefore, caution should be used when treating individuals who have previously exhibited sensitivities to these drugs.
Except for the use of a bandage hydrogel soft contact lens during the first 3 days following refractive surgery, It should not be used by patients currently wearing soft contact lenses due to adverse events that have occurred in other circumstances.
Because of the known effects of prostaglandin biosynthesis inhibiting drugs on the fetal cardiovascular system (closure of ductus arteriosus), the use this Ophthalmic during late pregnancy should be avoided.
Always consult your physician before using any medicine.
Store this medicine at room temperature, away from direct light and heat.