Methachlor Eye Drops 5ml is composed of Dexamethasone Eye and belongs to the category of Infection.
Methachlor Eye Drops 5ml is manufactured by Remington Pharmaceutical Industries (Pvt.) Ltd.
Drug Class: Anti-Infective
Storage Condition: Store at 2 – 8°C (Do not freeze)
Product Form: Drops
Pack Size: 5ml
It is used to treat conditions such as arthritis, blood/hormone/immune system disorders, allergic reactions, certain skin and eye conditions, breathing problems, certain bowel disorders, and certain cancers.
Each 100ml contains:
Dexamethasone sodium phosphate B.P 0.1 gm.
Chloramphenicol B.P 0.5 gm.
Dosage and administration:
1-2 drops into the eye every one hour during the day and every two hours during the night.
When control is achieved, reduce the dosage to 1 drop every 4 hours and later 1 drop 3-4 times a day.
Rarely, stinging/burning of the eyes for 1 to 2 minutes may occur when you apply this medication.
If used in the ear, stinging/burning may also rarely occur.
If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.
For non-infected inflammatory conditions (e.g. uveitis, marginal keratitis, allergic conjunctivitis, blepharitis and episcleritis) when there is likely hood or bacterial infections.
As with other corticosteroids, increased intraocular tension can follow extended use (1-2 weeks or longer).
The dosage and length of treatment are based on your medical condition and response to therapy.
Your doctor may attempt to reduce your dose slowly from time to time to minimize side effects.
When not to use:
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
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By: Tariq Ali Shah