Celluvisc 1% Eye drops solution
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Celluvisc is a tear substitute and contains the lubricant called carmellose sodium. It is used for the treatment of the symptoms of dry eyes such as soreness, burning, irritation or dryness.
What Celluvisc is and what it is used for
Celluvisc is a tear substitute and contains the lubricant called carmellose sodium. It is used for the treatment of the symptoms of dry eye (such as soreness, burning, irritation or dryness). You must talk to a doctor if you do not feel better or if you feel worse.
What you need to know before you use Celluvisc
Do not use:
- If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to carmellose sodium or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
Warnings and precautions:
- If you wear contact lenses, these should be removed before using Celluvisc. The lenses can be put back again 15 minutes after you have applied your drops.
- Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are using, have recently used or might use any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. If you are using other eye drops, leave at least 15 minutes before putting in these eye drops.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding:
- Celluvisc can be used during pregnancy and breast-feeding.
How to use Celluvisc
Celluvisc is for ocular use (applied on the eye). Always use this medicine exactly as described in this leaflet or as your doctor, pharmacist or nurse has told you. Check with your doctor, pharmacist or nurse if you are not sure.
The recommended dose is 1-2 drops of Celluvisc in the affected eyes as needed.
Make sure that the single-dose container is intact before use. The solution should be used immediately after opening. To avoid contamination or possible eye injury, do not let the open-end of the singledose container touch your eye or anything else. Wash your hands before use.
- The active substance is carmellose sodium 10 mg/ml
- The other ingredients are sodium chloride, sodium lactate, potassium chloride, calcium chloride and purified water.
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Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
The following adverse reactions or medically relevant adverse events were reported during clinical
Common side effects (occurring in between 1 and 10 patients in every 100) are:
Eye irritation (including burning and discomfort), eye pain, itchy eyes, visual disturbance.
The following adverse reactions or medically relevant adverse events have been reported since the
drug has been marketed:
Uncommon side effects (occurring in between 1 and 10 patients in every 1000) are:
Allergic reactions (including eye or eyelid swelling), blurring of vision, increase in tear production
(also known as tearing), sticky eye, crusting of the eyelid and/or drug residue, a feeling that something
is in your eye, redness of the eye/eyelid, eyesight worsening, eye injury to the surface of the eye due to
the tip of the vial touching the eye during use.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please
tell your doctor or pharmacist.