Celluvisc 1% Eye Drops, Carboxymethyl Cellulose Uses
Celluvisc 1% Eye Drops Carboxymethyl cellulose, which is the main constituent of Celluvisc 1% Eye Drops is obtained from cellulose and is used for the relief of burning, itching, the discomfort of eyes caused due to dryness or exposure to the sun or the wind.
Celluvisc Eye Drops Side effects
Major & minor side effects for Celluvisc 1% Eye Drops
- Visual disturbances
- Eye irritation
- Eye pain
Uses of Celluvisc 1% Eye Drops
What is Celluvisc 1% Eye Drops prescribed for?
This medicine is used for the temporary relief of burning, irritation, pricking sensation of the eyes due to dryness.
Prevention of irritation
This medicine is also used as an eye protectant to prevent any further irritation.
When not to use?
This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a history of allergy to the active constituent or any other ingredient present along with it.
Warnings for special population
This medicine can be used by pregnant women.
This medicine can be used by breastfeeding women.
This medicine should be used for external applications alone. Internal consumption can lead to harmful side effects.
Blurring of vision
This medicine can cause temporary blurring of vision and hence you should refrain from driving or using heavy machinery immediately after applying it.
Contamination of container
Do not touch the tip of the container with any surface. The cap should be tightly closed post use. Appropriate precautions should be taken to prevent the contamination of the container.
Celluvisc Eye Drops Dosage
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Do not apply in large quantities to make for the missed dose.
Since this medicine is for external use only, the chance of an overdose is highly unlikely. However, internal consumption of this medicine should be avoided.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Celluvisc 1% Eye Drops General Instructions
This medicine should be applied with caution following all the instructions present on the label. Wash your hands before use and take suitable precautionary measures to prevent contamination of the container.