DRENCH 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml

Dry Eye Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS contains Carboxymethylcellulose, which belongs to the group of medicines called Topical ophthalmic lubricants. It is used to treat dryness of the eye due to exposure to wind or sun and following a laser or cataract eye surgery. It is also used to protect the eyes from further irritation. The symptoms may include discomfort, irritation, burning and foreign body sensation in the eye etc.

Before using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS inform your doctor if you wear contact lenses as it is not recommended for use while using this medicine. The associated risks and benefits of using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS in children, pregnant and breastfeeding women are unclear.

The most common side effects of DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS include stinging, burning, irritation or itching sensation of the eye, blurring of vision, etc. Consult your doctor immediately or visit a nearby hospital if any of the symptoms worsen.

USES OF DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS

DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS is used to treat allergic and inflammatory conditions of the eye such as

  • Treats dryness of the eye
  • Treats eye dryness following a laser or cataract eye surgery

HOW DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS WORKS

DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS works as a lubricant and moisturizer that maintains the water balance of the eye similar to natural tears. As a result, it relieves the symptoms of eye dryness.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS as advised by your doctor. It is for ophthalmic use only. Instill a few drops of the medicine into the eye as advised by your doctor.

SIDE EFFECTS OF DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS

COMMON

  • stinging or burning sensation of the eye
  • irritation  of the eye
  • impaired or blurring of vision

RARE

Stop taking DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:

  • severe allergic reactions
  • eye pain, impaired vision
  • worsening or severe redness or irritation of the eye

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Eye irritation:

Apply a cold compress to the affected area. A cool compress applied to your closed eyes several times a day will help lessen redness and swelling.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS should be used with caution in pregnant women. Consult your doctor before taking DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS.

BREASTFEEDING

DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS should be used with caution in breastfeeding mothers. Consult your doctor before taking DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate a machine if you feel blurring of vision while using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS.

ALLERGY

Do not take DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS if you are allergic to Carboxymethylcellulose.

OTHERS

Before taking DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS, inform your physician if you:

  • wear contact lenses

Use in paediatrics:

The risks and benefits of using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS in children are unclear. Consult your doctor for advice.

Use in geriatrics:

The risks and benefits of using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS in the elderly are unclear. Consult your doctor for advice.

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug interactions:

Inform your doctor if you're using any medicine, or herbs before taking DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS.

Overdosage:  

If you or anyone else accidentally take too much of DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital if the symptoms worsen.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Carboxymethylcellulose
Pharmacological Category :   Topical ophthalmic eye lubricant and moisturizer
Therapeutic Indication :   To treat eye dryness
Dosage Forms :   Eye drops

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep out of reach of children
  • Store at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS

How long should I take DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS?

Your doctor will decide the dose, duration and frequency of DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS for use depending upon your age, body weight and severity of your disease condition. Consult your doctor for advice to use DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS.

Can I drive after taking [GBBNKEYWORD]?

If you experience blurred or impaired vision after taking DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS, do not drive or operate any machinery. Consult your doctor for advice.

How often DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS can be used?

DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS is used to treat the dryness of the eye. Consult your doctor for advice to use this medicine. Your doctor will decide the frequency and duration of using this medicine based on your existing condition.

What are the side effects caused due to prolonged use of [GBNKKEYWORD]?

The side effects of DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS include irritation, stinging or burning sensation of the eye, blurring of vision etc. If the symptoms worsen contact your doctor immediately.

Is DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS safe for use in patients with cataracts?

DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS is recommended for use to treat dryness of the eye following eye surgery such as LASIK and cataract surgery in the eye. However, consult your doctor for advice before use.

Can DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS be used while wearing contact lenses?

No. Do not wear contact lenses while using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS. Consult your doctor for advice as it’s not recommended to wear while using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS.

Is DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS safe for use during pregnancy?

The associated risks and benefits of using DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS in pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers are unclear. However, no precaution measures are advised for using  DRENCH 0.5% EYE DROPS in pregnant women. Consult your doctor for advice.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi. Drugs Acting on Skin and Mucous Membranes. Essentials of medical pharmacology. 8th edition. 2019. Page – 946.

2. M Labetoulle, F Chiambaretta, A Shirlaw, R Leaback, and C Baudouin. NIH National Library of Medicine, National center for biotechnology information. Osmoprotectants, carboxymethylcellulose and hyaluronic acid multi-ingredient eye drop: a randomised controlled trial in moderate to severe dry eye. [Revised in April 2017] [Accessed on 5th July 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5639191/

3. Ke Yao, Yongzhen Bao, Jian Ye, Yi Lu, Hongsheng Bi, Xin Tang, Yune Zhao, Jinsong Zhang, and Jinling Yang. NIH National Library of Medicine, National center for biotechnology information. Efficacy of 1% carboxymethylcellulose sodium for treating dry eye after phacoemulsification: results from a multicenter, open-label, randomized, controlled study. [Revised in March 2015] [Accessed on 5th July 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4407782/

4. AvPAK. NIH National Library of Medicine, Dailymed. Carboxymethylcellulose sodium solution/ drops. [Revised in March 2021] [Accessed on 5th July 2022] https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/fda/fdaDrugXsl.cfm?setid=b478a695-ded0-2e5f-e053-2995a90ac45e&type=display

5. Cipla med. Flogel Eye Drops, Sodium carboxymethyl cellulose 1.0%. [Revised in November 2020] [Accessed on 5th July 2022] https://www.ciplamed.com/content/flogel-eye-drops

6. Centaur Pharmaceuticals. Relub DS, carboxymethyl cellulose 1 %. [Revised in January 2022] [Accessed on 5th July 2022] https://www.centaurpharma.com/downloads/Relub%20LC.pdf

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    20 g
    Ingredient
    CARBOXY METHYL CELLULOSE 0.5 %
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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