OPHTHACARE is very useful in treating infective and inflammatory eye disorders and it works by relieving congestion, and by virtue of its cooling effect, is beneficial in eyestrain. It is ideal for contact lens wearers to use at bedtime. Ophthacare relieves the strains, caused by contact lens.
Following the dosage instructions of your doctor is the best way to use any medication. If you are unsure or do not remember the instructions then you may read the medicine label for more detailed information. The usual dose is 1 to 2 drops, 4-5 times daily.
Drug Class and Mechanism
OPHTHACARE is an eye drops and it works by relieving congestion, and by virtue of its
cooling effect, is beneficial in eyestrain. It is ideal for contact lens wearers to use at bedtime. Ophthacare relieves the strains, caused by contact lens.
Despite your best attempts at remembering, if you still miss out on a dose, then take it as soon as you remember about it. But keep in mind that you will have to adjust your next dose by spacing it out by 4 to 5 hours. If this is not possible, then the best thing to do would be to skip the missed dose and continue with your normal dosage schedule.
Never try to compensate for the missed dose by taking a double dose together. It may cause adverse effects.
Store OPHTHACARE at room temperature(read medicine label if unsure). Always keep it in a cool dark place that is not directly exposed to sources of heat or moisture and sunlight. Protect it from kids and pets.
Doctors advise against using OPHTHACARE if you are allergic to any ingredient in it or if you have conditions like hypertension.
If you are expecting a child or are planning to have a child in the near future, then consult your doctor before using OPHTHACARE to discuss any possible threats to the unborn baby.
If you are a nursing mother and breast feed your baby, then too, seek consultation before using OPHTHACARE as some drugs are excreted in the breast milk and may enter the baby.
OPHTHACARE is not known to have any side effects.