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Imudrops Ds 0.5 Ml Eye Drop

Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd
Medicine composition: Cyclosporine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: February 04, 2019

Imudrops Ds 0.5 Ml Eye Drop is an immunosuppressant. This medication is used in the prevention of transplanted organ rejection from the body. This medication is used in combination with adrenal corticosteroids. Imudrops Ds 0.5 Ml Eye Drop can also be used in patients with already a history of chronic rejection.

On using this medication you may experience side effects such as diarrhoea, drowsiness, vomiting, stomach pain, headache, dizziness, skin rash, hives, difficulty in breathing, chest pain, swelling of facial parts, rapid or irregular heartbeat, pain during urination, seizures, ringing in the ears, mental/mood disorders, kidney/liver disorders and changes with vision. If the reactions persist or become worse over time contact your health care professional right away.

Don’t use this medication if; you are allergic to any ingredient contained within Imudrops Ds 0.5 Ml Eye Drop, you are receiving radiation or ultraviolet therapy. Before using this medication tell your doctor if: you are allergic to any food/medicine/substance, you are taking any medications, you have seizures/cancer/ high blood pressure/weak immune system, you have kidney/nerve/brain disorders, you are pregnant or are breastfeeding a baby.

The dosage for this medication should be prescribed by the doctor based on your condition. The usual dose in adults is 2-4 mg given via IV infusion once daily.

  • headache

  • nausea

  • vomiting

  • Increased hair growth

  • Increased blood pressure

  • Renal dysfunction

  • Loss of appetite

  • diarrhoea

  • Tremor.

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Imudrops Ds 0.5% ml Eye Drops may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
    Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Imudrops Ds 0.5 Ml Eye Drop , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Cyclosporine, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Imudrops Ds 0.5 Ml Eye Drophelps block the cytokine genes in the T cells that are activated. It forms a complex with Cyclophillin and inhibits the activity of Calcineurin which helps regulate nuclear translocation. It also blocks the pathways that are triggered by antigens.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    Zathrin Redimix Suspension

    Pratham 200Mg/5Ml Rediuse Suspension

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