Lubric Eye Drops(Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose 0.5%)

Therapeutic Group: Ophthalmic

Presentation

Each ml contains Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose USNF 5 mg

Description

Lubric 0.5% is the preparation of Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose. It is a clear and colorless aqueous solution. Lubric 0.5% lubricates the surface of the eye in the same way as natural tears. It can therefore be used to relieve the dryness and pain associated with reduced or abnormal tear production.

Indications

Lubric 0.5% is used to treat dry eye conditions where not enough tears are produced to keep the eye lubricated and clean

Dosage & Administration

The dose of Lubric 0.5% will be different for different patients. Follow your doctor\\\'s orders or the directions on the label.

For dry eyes:
Adults and children-Use 1 drop three or four times a day.
Children: This drug does not cause different side effects or problems in children than it does in adults.

Side Effects

Blurred vision.
Matting or stickiness of eyelashes

Precautions

If you experience eye pain, changes in vision, continued redness or irritation of the eye or if your symptoms continue for more than 3 days or become worse, check with your doctor .

Use in Pregnancy & Lactation

Pregnancy
Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose has not been shown to cause birth defects or other problems in humans.

Lactation
Hydroxypropyl Methyl cellulose has not been reported to cause problems in nursing babies.