LACRYL Eye Gel 5gm

Dry Eye Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

LACRYL EYE GEL contains Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose which belongs to the group of medicines called Demulcents. It is used to alleviate dry eye conditions by substituting tear fluid in affected individuals. It is also used to provide temporary relief from burning irritation from dryness of eye.

LACRYL EYE GEL is not recommended for use in patients who are allergic to hydroxypropyl methylcellulose. It is also not recommended for use if you are undergoing any surgery. Before using LACRYL EYE GEL, inform your doctor if you wear contact lenses.

LACRYL EYE GEL should be used with caution in pregnant and breastfeeding women. It should be used with caution in children and elderly patients. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

The most common side effects of using LACRYL EYE GEL are eye irritation/redness, itchy eyes, blurred vision, and eye pain. Consult your doctor if any of the side effect worsens.

USES OF LACRYL EYE GEL

  • Alleviates dry eye conditions
  • Provides temporary relief from burning sensation due to dryness of eye

HOW LACRYL EYE GEL WORKS

LACRYL EYE GEL is a hydrophilic polymer which works by crosslinking on the eye surface resulting in increased tear clearance time and promoting eye lubrication thus providing relief from symptoms associated with eye dryness in affected individuals.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Use LACRYL EYE GEL as advised by your physician. It is for ophthalmic use only. Place the recommended number of gel drops inside the lower eyelid by squeezing the container. Do not use this product if its colour changes or becomes cloudy. Do not touch the container tip to avoid any contamination. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF LACRYL EYE GEL

COMMON

  • eye irritation/redness
  • blurred vision
  • itchy eye
  • eye pain

RARE

Stop using LACRYL EYE GEL and contact your doctor immediately if you experience any of the following side effects:   

  • severe eye pain
  • altered vision
  • persistent redness/irritation in eyes

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Eye Pain Or Sensitivity

Rest your eyes by closing or sleeping. Avoid bright lights, reading, watching the television, and working on the computer. Keep eyes closed and gently massage your eyes for few seconds to relieve the muscles.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY
Use with Caution

LACRYL EYE GEL should be used with caution during pregnancy. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

BREASTFEEDING
Use with Caution

LACRYL EYE GEL should be used with caution in breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES
Use with Caution

Do not drive or operate machines if you experience blurred vision after using LACRYL EYE GEL.

ALLERGY
Contraindicated

Do not use LACRYL EYE GEL if you are allergic to Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose or any other ingredients of this medicine.

OTHERS

LACRYL EYE GEL is not recommended for use if you:

  • are undergoing any surgery

Before using LACRYL EYE GEL, inform your doctor if you:

  • wear contact lenses

Use in Paediatrics:

LACRYL EYE GEL should be used with caution in children and adolescents (aged below 18 years) since there is insufficient information of its use in children. Consult your child’s doctor for advice.

Use in Geriatrics:

LACRYL EYE GEL should be used with caution in elderly patients. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.  

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug-Drug Interactions:

Before using LACRYL EYE GEL, inform your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines including prescription, non-prescription medicines, and/or herbal supplements.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally administer excess quantity of LACRYL EYE GEL, then consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital to manage overdose symptoms.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
Pharmacological Category :   Demulcents
Therapeutic Indication :   Dry eyes and its associated symptoms
Dosage Forms :   Eye gel, Gel, Ophthalmic Gel, Eye Drops, Ophthalmic Solution

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep LACRYL EYE GEL out of reach of children
  • Store at room temperature

FAQs ABOUT LACRYL EYE GEL

Q: What is LACRYL EYE GEL used for?

A: LACRYL EYE GEL is used to substitute tear fluid in dry eye conditions which also helps to provide temporary relief from burning irritation due to dryness of eye in the affected individuals.

Q: What are the common side effects of administering GBNKEYWORD]?

A: The most common side effects of using LACRYL EYE GEL are eye irritation/redness, itchy eyes, blurred vision and eye pain. Consult your doctor if any of the side effect worsens.

Q: Who should avoid using LACRYL EYE GEL?

A: LACRYL EYE GEL is not recommended for use in patients who are allergic to hydroxypropyl methylcellulose which is also advised not to be used by patients undergoing any surgery.

Q: Is it safe to drive after administering LACRYL EYE GEL?

A: No, it is not safe since LACRYL EYE GEL may cause blurred vision which affects the patient’s ability to drive or operate any machines. Consult your doctor for advice.

Q: How does LACRYL EYE GEL work?

A: LACRYL EYE GEL is a hydrophilic polymer which works by crosslinking on the eye surface resulting in increased tear clearance time and promoting eye lubrication thus providing relief from symptoms associated with eye dryness in affected individuals.

REFERENCES

1. J. Larry Jameson, Anthony S. Fauci, Dennis L. Kasper, Stephen L. Hauser, Dan L. Longo, Joseph Loscalzo. The Spondyloarthritides. Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine. Twentieth edition. 2018. Page – 2562.

2. Joseph Tauber. Efficacy, tolerability and comfort of a 0.3% hypromellose gel ophthalmic lubricant in the treatment of patients with moderate to severe dry eye syndrome. NIH National Library of Medicine. National Centre for Biotechnology Information. PubMed.gov. November 2007. [Accessed on 24th November 2022] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17868503/

3. Alcon Laboratories, Inc. Systane - hypromellose gel. Dailymed. [Revised in March 2021] [Accessed on 24th November 2022] https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=5f74b161-ae41-d0e2-6ed9-8deca55d2c0f

4. Vee Remedies. Rotolub Eye Gel. [Accessed on 24th November 2022] https://www.veeremedies.com/product/rotolub-eye-gel/

5. Sunways India Pvt Ltd. Ara Sterile Lubricating Eye Gel. [Accessed on 24th November 2022] http://www.sunways.com/Products/SunwaysProducts/Ara-Eye-Gel.html

6. Arlak Biotech Pvt. Nayasol. [Accessed on 24th November 2022] https://www.nayanvision.com/product/hydroxypropyl-methyl-cellulose-wv-eye-drop

USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Schirmer Test
  • Phenol Red Thread Test

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Ingredient
    HYDROXYPROPYL METHYLCELLULOSE 2 %
    Hsn Code
    30049099
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