Aquafres Eye Drop

Aquafres Eye Drop is manufactured by Popular Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Aquafres Eye Drop contains 1% Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium. It is Drugs for Dry eyes class drug.

The higher strength of Aquafres USP-NF provides long-lasting relief from dryness by forming a soothing gel after administration of the drops on to the eyes.

Uses

Aquafres is used as a lubricant to relieve irritation and discomfort due to dryness of the eye or due to exposure to wind or sun. 

Brand Name: Aquafres
Generic: Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium
Weight: 1%
Type: Eye Drop
Therapeutic Class: Drugs for Dry eyes
Manufacturer: Popular Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Price: 350.00
Last Updated: November 19, 2020 at 6:15 pm

Dosage

Aquafres contains Carboxymethylcellulose Sodium 1%. Aquafres Dosage:

Install 1 or 2 drops in the affected eye(s) as needed or as directed by the physician.

 

Side Effects

Visual disturbances, ocular discharge and eye pruritus are common adverse drug reactions were reported with Aquafres

Precaution

Concomitant ocular medication should be administered 15 minutes apart to the instillation of this eye drop.

Aquafres

Interaction

No information is available.

Pregnancy Lactation use

Use in Pregnancy: There is no data on the use of Aquafres 1% during pregnancy and lactation in human. Animal studies did not show harmful effects with the active ingredient Aquafres. Use in Lactation: Aquafres is not absorbed systemically; there is no known potential for excretion in human breast milk.

Pediatric use: The safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients have not been established.

Contraindication

Contraindicated in patients who are hypersensitive to any of the components of this preparation.

Special Warning

Use in children: No information available.

Use in elderly patients: No information available.

Acute Overdose

Since CMC is pharmacologically inert and not expected to be absorbed systemically, systemic effects from topical overdose are not expected from the administration of Carboxymethylcellulose sodium (Cellufresh) 0.5%. Additionally, no toxic side effects are expected should accidental systemic overdose occur.

Interaction with other Medicine

 

Storage Condition

Store in a cool, dry place and protect from light. Keep out of the reach of children.