LEVOPTIC 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml

 80.00

Manufactured by:
Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient:
Drug Strength: 0.5%w/v
Drug Form : Eye Drops
Pack Size : 5ml
Does this requires a prescription ?Yes

Levobunolol (HCl):0.5%w/v | Beta blockers

Alternate brands

  • VISTAGAN 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml
     60.00
  • You can save 20
  • LEVOLOL 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml
     80.00
  • You can save 0
  • LEVOSAN 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml
     102.00
  • You will pay -22 more

    Manufactured / Marketed By : Vega Product Form : Eye DropsPack Size : 5mlIngredients : Levobunolol (HCl):0.5%w/vGeneric Category : Beta blockers

    Reviews

    There are no reviews yet.

    Be the first to review “LEVOPTIC 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml”

    How it works

    LEVOPTIC 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml works by decreasing the pressure in the eye.

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for LEVOPTIC 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml

    • Burning and stinging of eye
    • Discharge from eyes
    • Redness of the eye
    • Blurred vision
    • Eye pain rare
    • Unusual drowsiness rare
    • Unusual tiredness or weakness
    • Sweating
    • Irregular heartbeat
    • Dizziness when getting up suddenly from a sitting position

    Uses of LEVOPTIC 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Intraocular hypertension

      This medicine is used for the treatment of patients suffering from intraocular hypertension (increased fluid pressure inside the eyes).

    • Open angle Glaucoma

      This medicine is used for the treatment of open-angle glaucoma, a condition characterized by progressive damage to the optic nerve that may lead to vision loss. It reduces the fluid pressure inside the eyes in patients suffering from this condition.

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The effect of this medicine can be observed within one hour of administration of the dose.

    • Duration of Effect

      The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 24 hours.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit-forming tendencies were reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

    When not to use?

    • Allergy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to LEVOPTIC 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml or any other inactive ingredients present along with it.

    • Asthma/COPD

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients suffering from Asthma/COPD due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.

    • Cardiogenic shock

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients suffering from cardiogenic shock due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

    • Breast-feeding

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using this medicine.

    General Warnings
    • Use in children

      This medicine is not recommended for use in children below 18 years of age since the safety and efficacy of use are not clinically established.

    • Cerebrovascular insufficiency

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients with conditions that obstruct the blood supply to the brain due to the increased risk of worsening of the existing condition. Close monitoring of clinical condition, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the patient's condition.

    • Contact lens

      Based on the severity of your symptoms, your doctor may advise you to avoid the use of contact lenses. If you are allowed to use contact lenses, remove them prior to the administration of the eye drops. They can be reinserted 15 minutes post administration.

    • Driving or Operating macinery

      Use of this medicine may cause symptoms such as blurred vision, fatigue, drowsiness, etc. in some patients. If you experience any of these symptoms, it is advised that you do not perform any activities such as driving a vehicle or operating machinery until your symptoms clear.

    • WADA Category-P2 - Beta-Blockers (Sports)

      Athletes are advised not to indulge in certain sports while using this medicine. Archery, racing, shooting and other high-risk sports should be avoided. Sportspersons should refer to the list of medicines published by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) which are not to be taken while participating in specific sports events.

    • Corneal diseases

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from diseases that affect the cornea, a layer that covers the front part of the eye, since it medicine may induce dryness of the eyes. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      Administer the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

    • Overdose

      Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Formoterol severe
    • Epinephrine severe
    • Salmeterol severe
    • Verapamil severe
    • Aminophylline severe
    • Diltiazem severe
    Disease interactions
    • severe

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients suffering from congestive heart failure due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition. Close monitoring of clinical condition, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

    • severe

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from diabetes mellitus due to the increased risk of altered blood glucose levels. Close monitoring of blood glucose levels, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

    • severe

      This medicine should be used with caution in patients suffering from hyperthyroidism since it may mask some signs and symptoms of this condition in few patients. Close monitoring of thyroid hormone levels, appropriate dose adjustments, or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition of the patient.

    General Instructions

    Use this medicine exactly as prescribed. Do not administer in larger or smaller amounts than advised/prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable side effects. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.

    Other details

    • Usage does not depend on food timings
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • May cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver LEVOPTIC 0.5% Eye Drops 5ml. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

    Questions and Answers

    There are no questions yet. Be the first to ask a question about this product.

    Only registered users are eligible to enter questions

    Medicalstore.com.pk © All rights reserved

    Made with ❤ by Dairah

    Shopping Cart