What is Ophthalmic Viscoelastic Injection?
Ophthalmic Viscoelastic Injection is a prescription medicine used to treat symptoms of dry eyes. It lubricates the eyes. This way it provides temporary relief from burning and discomfort caused by dry eyes. It also reduces redness and swelling of the eye.
How Ophthalmic Viscoelastic Injection is Used?
Ophthalmic Viscoelastic Injection is to be used only in the affected eye in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. Wash your hands before using this medicine. It is advised to check the label for directions before use. Do not use it too much or too little than the prescribed amount. Use it in the exact dose and duration as advised by the doctor.
Common Side effects of This Injection:
Use of this medicine may cause itching, irritation, and stinging sensation at the application site. These are usually temporary and resolve with time. However, if they persist or get worse, inform your doctor. In case of accidental contact with your ears, nose, or mouth, immediately rinse it with water.
Inform your doctor if you have a known allergy to any of the ingredients in this medicine or if you are taking any other medication. It is advised not to drive or operate heavy machinery immediately after using this medicine as it may cause temporary blurring of vision and may affect your ability to drive.
Dry eye is a condition in which your eyes do not produce enough tears to keep them moist. It can be caused by sitting in front of the computer for a long time, certain medications, or environmental conditions. Systane Ultra Ophthalmic Solution adds moisture to your eyes and keeps them lubricated. This gives relief from burning sensation and discomfort due to dryness of the eyes. If you wear soft contact lenses, you should remove them before applying Solution.
Brand Name: Optibule