I-Octa Hypromellose is used as artificial tears to prevent damage to the cornea in patients with keratoconjunctivitis sicca accompanying rheumatoid arthritis, xerophthalmias, or keratitis or during gonioscopy procedures.
It is also used to moisten hard contact lenses and lubricate artificial eyes. It belongs to a class of drugs known as sympathomimetic amines.
It works by temporarily narrowing the blood vessels in the eye.
I-Octa eye drop, or ocular lubricant, is used to keep eyes moist and provide temporary relief from discomfort.
Hypromellose provides immediate relief of dry eye conditions (including dry eye conditions associated with the use of VDUs and TVs, infrequent blinking, certain medical treatments, atmospheric pollution, and drying atmospheres e.g. air-conditioning, central heating, wind, and sun).
Major & minor side effects for I-Octa Eye Drops 5ml:
- Blurred vision
- Eye redness
- Vision changes
- Puffy or droopy eyelids
· watering of eyes.
When not to use:
· Wearing lenses
· Active viral diseases
· Fungal infection.
Each ml contains:
Hypromellose, USP 3 mg
(Product Specifications, USP).
Use as directed by the physician’s or pharmacist’s advice.
Protect from heat and light.
Store below 25°C.
Keep out of reach of children.
Use within one month after opening.
Shake well before use.
Helix Pharmaceuticals (PVT) Ltd.
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By: Erum Shaikh