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Lacrigel Ocular Lubricant

Manufacturer: Sunways India Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Hypromellose
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required

This medication is used to treat the symptoms of dry and/or irritated eyes. Common causes of this condition are windy conditions, excessive use of computers, excessive reading, sunny weather, heating or air conditioning, and certain medications. It functions as an eye lubricant, keeping your eyes moist.

This helps to protect the eye from infections and probable injuries. It alleviates the symptoms of dry eye syndrome, such as itching, burning, or the feeling that there is something in your eye.

The adverse effects caused by this medication are usually temporary and include irritating sensation in the eyes. If these symptoms persist, immediately inform your doctor. Also consult your doctor if you develop redness in your eyes, or if the initial adverse effects appear to persist.

The medication is basically utilised for the below-mentioned conditions:

Side effects of this medication are listed below

  • Blurred Vision

  • Burning Or Tingling Sensation

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    No interaction found
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication is safe to use during pregnancy.
    Adequate and well-controlled human studies have shown low or no risk.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    Patient should wait until the vision clears before driving or using machines.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

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

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Hypromellose, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    In case of overdose, consult your doctor.

This medication acts as a lubricant and gives relief from burning and discomfort due to dryness of the eye.

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