OPHTALMOSEPTONEX drops eye Indications:
Acute and chronic non-purulent conjunctivitis, blepharitis and superficial keratitis.
OPHTALMOSEPTONEX drops eye Composition:
Carbethopendecine bromide 2 mg, Boric acid 190 mg, Sodium tetraborate decahydrate 5 mg в 10 ml разтвор.
Disodium edetate dihydrate, Guaiazulene fennel oil,Ethanol 95%, Sterile purified water
OPHTALMOSEPTONEX drops eye Act:
Carbethopendecine bromide is a quaternary ammonium salt with a mild antiseptic effect. It exhibits bactericidal properties as it causes changes in the permeability of the bacterial cell membrane. It works more strongly against Gram-positive than against Gram-negative bacteria. Some strains of bacteria, such as Pseudomonas and Mycobacterium tuberculosis, are resistant. Does not act against bacterial spores. It also has fungicidal properties.
Boric acid is characterized by bacteriostatic and fungistatic properties.
Dosage and method of administration:
In acute inflammation of the eye is instilled in the lower conjunctival sac 1 drop every 1-2 hours, and in chronic inflammation of the eye - 1 drop 1-3 times a day.Ophthalmo-Septonex can be used by adults, adolescents and children . The maximum application time is 10 days.
Ophthalmo-Septonex should not be used in cases of hypersensitivity to its components and in patients suffering from dry keratoconjunctivitis.
Pregnancy and lactation:
The use of the product is not contraindicated in pregnancy or lactation, however, due to systemic absorption after topical administration, it is necessary to assess whether the therapeutic effect outweighs the potential risk to the fetus or infant.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines:
Ophthalmo-Septonex does not affect activities requiring caution (driving, operating machinery and working in high places), however, blurred vision may occur temporarily after administration of the product and therefore these activities require caution. are performed after the disappearance of this temporary effect.
Hypersensitivity reactions are possible. Sensitive patients may occasionally experience hyperemia or conjunctival irritation
With proper administration of the medicinal product, it is not possible to obtain acute intoxication, but it can be observed after accidental (or suicidal) ingestion of a large amount of the product. The main symptoms of acute intoxication are on the part of the gastrointestinal tract, on the skin and symptoms associated with CNS disorders. Symptoms of gastrointestinal involvement include gastroenteritis, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain.
Prolonged and persistent vomiting and diarrhea can lead to acute dehydration, shock, coma and death caused by acute circulatory weakness. Skin reactions include erythematous rash of the skin and mucous membranes, followed by desquamation.
Symptoms of CNS disorders include irritability, anxiety, opisthotonus, tremor, lethargy, headache, seizures, depression, and coma.
Intoxication can also lead to damage to the renal tubules and rarely to impaired liver function and jaundice.
Treatment of intoxication is symptomatic by performing gastrointestinal lavage, forced diuresis, metabolic transfusion, peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis and hemoperfusion. There is no specific antidote.
OPHTALMOSEPTONEX drops eye Instructions for use:
Pull down the lower eyelid, tilt your head back and look up as you drip 1 drop into each eye.