FAQs ABOUT CAFTA EYE DROPS
Q: Can CAFTA EYE DROPS reduce itching in the eyes?
A: Yes. CAFTA EYE DROPS is used to reduce eye itching associated with allergic eye conditions. It contains alcaftadine which is an antihistamine. It blocks the effects of certain chemicals in the body which are responsible for triggering the allergic response.
Q: Can CAFTA EYE DROPS cause blurred vision?
A: Yes. CAFTA EYE DROPS can cause blurred vision in some individuals after application. Avoid driving or going outside on your own if you experience blurred vision. Close your eyes for some time until your vision gets clear. Contact your doctor if this symptom bothers you.
Q: How to use [GBNKEYWORD]?
A: Apply CAFTA EYE DROPS as advised by your doctor. It is for ophthalmic use only. Wash your hands before application. Tilt your head slightly backwards and place the tip of the container close to your eyes. Gently pull the lower eye lid and instill few drops of medicine as directed by your physician. Close your eyes and gently press the inner corner of your eye for 2 minutes. Repeat the same in the other eye if required. Do not use this medicine while wearing soft contact lenses.
Q: What should I know before using CAFTA EYE DROPS?
A: Before using CAFTA EYE DROPS, inform your doctor if you are allergic to Alcaftadine or any of the ingredients present in the medicine. Inform your doctor if you have any other eye problems apart from conjunctivitis. Do not use this medicine while wearing soft contact lenses. Make sure to remove them before applying CAFTA EYE DROPS and wait for at least 10 minutes before reinsertion. CAFTA EYE DROPS can make you feel drowsy, and so be cautious while you perform tasks that requires complete concentration such as driving or handling heavy tools or machines. Contact your doctor if your eye condition worsens or does not improve after 3 days of use.
Q: Is CAFTA EYE DROPS safe?
A: Yes. CAFTA EYE DROPS is generally safe and does not cause any major side effects. It can cause eye discomfort, redness or irritation, blurred vision or drowsiness in some individuals. However, they can be prevented or managed easily with or without medical interventions. But, if you experience sever intolerable eye pain with redness, contact your doctor immediately.
Q: Can CAFTA EYE DROPS be used to treat contact lens-related irritation?
A: No. CAFTA EYE DROPS is only used to treat allergy-related eye irritation. Do not use CAFTA EYE DROPS to treat contact lens related irritation. If you are concerned about irritation caused due to wearing contact lenses, contact your doctor for advice.
Q: Can CAFTA EYE DROPS be used in pregnant women?
A: CAFTA EYE DROPS should be used in pregnant women only if it is considered necessary by the physician. Your doctor will access the risk benefit ratio of this medicine and prescribes it to you based on your health requirements. Therefore, consult your doctor before using.
Q: What are the storage and handling conditions for CAFTA EYE DROPS?
A: CAFTA EYE DROPS must be stored at room temperature. Keep it protected from light. Do not use this medicine for more than 4 weeks of opening.