DIFLUMOX EYE DROPS 5ML

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DIF0015
Manufacturer: AJA-AJANTA PHARMA LTD
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Manufacturer : AJA-AJANTA PHARMA LTD
Composition : MOXIFLOXACIN-5MG+DIFLUPREDNATE-0.5MG
Dose Form : DROPS
Description : DIFLUMOX 5ML EYE DROPS
Route Of Administration : OPTHALMIC
Pack : 1

Manufacturer: AJA-AJANTA PHARMA LTD

Drug Ingredient Information

MOXIFLOXACIN-5MG+DIFLUPREDNATE-0.5MG

MOXIFLOXACIN

Information for patients
Drug Information MOXIFLOXACIN eye drops are used for the treatment of infections of the eye (conjunctivitis) when caused by bacteria.
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Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug •If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to moxifloxacin, to other quinolones, or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
Drug Special Care •If you experience an allergic reaction to MOXIFLOXACIN. Allergic reactions occur uncommonly and serious reactions occur Rarely • If you wear contact lenses – stop wearing your lenses if you have any signs or symptoms of an eye infection. Wear your glasses instead. Do not start wearing your lenses again until the signs and symptoms of the infection have cleared and until you have stopped using the medicine. As with any antibiotic, use of MOXIFLOXACIN for a long time may lead to other infections.
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Ask your doctor before using MOXIFLOXACIN eye drops.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Ask your doctor before using MOXIFLOXACIN eye drops.
Drug Machinery Interaction You may find that your vision is blurred for a short time just after you use MOXIFLOXACIN. Do not drive or use machines until this has worn off.
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info If you are using other eye drops, leave at least 5 minutes between putting in MOXIFLOXACIN and the other drops.
Drug quanitty Always use this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure. The usual dose is… Adults, including the elderly, and children: 1 drop in the affected eye or eyes, 3 times a day (in the morning, in the afternoon and at night). MOXIFLOXACIN can be used in children, in patients over 65 years of age and patients with kidney or liver problems. There is only very limited information on the use of this medicine in the newborn and its use is not recommended in the newborn. Only use MOXIFLOXACIN in both eyes if your doctor told you to. Only use MOXIFLOXACIN for dropping in your eyes. The infection normally improves within 5 days. If no improvement is seen, contact your doctor. You should continue to use the drops for a further 2-3 days or as long as your doctor told you to.
Drug Dose •Get the MOXIFLOXACIN bottle and a mirror •Wash your hands •Twist off the cap •Hold the bottle, pointing down, between your thumb and fingers •Tilt your head back. Pull down your eyelid with a clean finger, until there is a ‘pocket’ between the eyelid and your eye. The drop will go in here. •Bring the bottle tip close to the eye. Use the mirror if it helps •Do not touch your eye or eyelid, surrounding areas or other surfaces with the dropper. It could infect the drops •Gently press the bottom of the bottle to release one drop of medicine at a time •After using MOXIFLOXACIN, press a finger into the corner of your eye, by the nose for 2-3 minutes. This helps to stop the medicine getting into the rest of the body and is important in young children. •If you are using the drops in both eyes, wash your hands before you repeat the steps for your other eye. This will help prevent spreading the infection from one eye to the other. •Close the bottle cap firmly immediately after use If a drop misses your eye, try again.
Excess Drug Consumption If you use more medicine than you should, rinse it all out with warm water. Don’t put in any more drops until it’s time for your next regular dose.If you accidentally swallow MOXIFLOXACIN contact your doctor or pharmacist for advice.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you forget to use the medicine, continue with the next dose as planned. Do not use a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.
Stop Drug Consumption
Possible Side Effects
General Information swelling of the hands, feet, ankles, face, lips, mouth or throat which may cause difficulty in swallowing or breathing, rash or hives, large fluid-filled blisters, sores and ulceration.
Common Drug Side Effects Effects in the eye: eye pain, eye irritation, dry eye, itchy eye, redness of the eye General side effects: bad taste
Rare Drug Side Effects Effects in the eye: corneal disorder, eye surface inflammation or scarring, broken blood vessel in eye, inflammation or infection of the conjunctiva, abnormal eye sensation, blurred or reduced vision, eye swelling, eyelid abnormality, itching, redness or swelling General side effects: headache, vomiting, decreased iron in blood, abnormal liver blood tests, pain, throat irritation, abnormal skin sensation, nose discomfort, feeling of a lump in the throat
Very Rare Drug Side Effects
Drug Side Effects Symptoms Effects in the eye: infection in the eye, eye surface becomes cloudy, corneal swelling, deposits on the eye surface, increased pressure in eye, scratch on surface of eye, eye allergy, eye discharge, increased tear production, sensitivity to light General side effects: shortness of breath, irregular heart rhythm, dizziness, increased allergic symptoms, itching, rash, skin redness, nausea
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Keep out of the reach and sight of children. Do not use the drops after the expiry date which is stated on the bottle and the carton after ‘Exp’. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. This medicine does not need any special storage conditions. Stop using the bottle 4 weeks after first opening. This is to prevent infections. Do not dispose of medicines into the water supply or in household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines you no longer need. This will help protect the environment.

DIFLUPREDNATE

Information for patients
Drug Information This medication is used to treat swelling and pain after eye surgery. It belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids.
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Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug You should not use this medication if you are allergic to difluprednate, or if you have any type of viral or fungal eye infection, ocular herpes, or an untreated infection in your eye or elsewhere, including chickenpox. Before using difluprednate ophthalmic, tell your doctor if you are allergic to any drugs, or if you have herpes. You may need a dose adjustment or special tests to safely use difluprednate. Do not allow the dropper tip to touch any surface, including the eyes or hands. If the dropper becomes contaminated it could cause an infection in your eye, which can lead to vision loss or serious damage to the eye. Do not stop using difluprednate suddenly without first talking to your doctor. Tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve after 2 days of treatment with difluprednate ophthalmic. Do not wear any contact lens that has not been approved by your doctor. Do not use difluprednate ophthalmic while you are wearing regular contact lenses. This medication may contain a preservative that can be absorbed by soft contact lenses and cause discoloration. Wait at least 15 minutes after using difluprednate before putting your contact lenses in. Do not use any other eye medications unless your doctor has prescribed them
Drug Special Care Before using difluprednate, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: current or past eye infection (including viral infections such as herpes simplex keratitis), cataracts, glaucoma. After you apply this drug, your vision may become temporarily blurred. Do not drive, use machinery, or do any activity that requires clear vision until you are sure you can perform such activities safely. During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor. It is unknown if difluprednate passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Drug Drug Interactions Your doctor or pharmacist may already be aware of any possible drug interactions and may be monitoring you for them. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicine before checking with your doctor or pharmacist first. Before using this medication, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription/herbal products you may use.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction It is unknown if difluprednate passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breast-feeding.
Drug Machinery Interaction no data available
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info no data available
Drug quanitty Instill one drop into the conjunctival sac of the affected eye(s) 4 times daily beginning 24 hours after surgery and continuing throughout the frst 2 weeks of the postoperative period, followed by 2 times daily for a week and then a taper based on the response.
Drug Dose To apply eye drops, wash your hands first. To avoid contamination, do not touch the dropper tip or let it touch your eye or any other surface. If you are wearing contact lenses, remove them before using eye drops. Wait at least 15 minutes before replacing your contact lenses. Tilt your head back, look upward, and pull down the lower eyelid to make a pouch. Hold the dropper directly over your eye and place 1 drop into the pouch. Look downward and gently close your eyes for 1 to 2 minutes. Place one finger at the corner of your eye (near the nose) and apply gentle pressure. This will prevent the medication from draining out. Try not to blink and do not rub your eye. Repeat these steps for your other eye if so directed or if your dose is for more than 1 drop. Do not rinse the dropper. Replace the dropper cap after each use. Use this medication exactly as directed by your doctor. Your doctor may direct you to use this medication more often at the beginning of treatment and then reduce your dose gradually. Do not stop using this medication without consulting your doctor. Some conditions may become worse when the drug is suddenly stopped. Use this medication regularly to get the most benefit from it. To help you remember, use it at the same time(s) each day. Continue using it for the full time prescribed. If you are using another kind of eye medication (for example, drops or ointments), wait at least 5 to 10 minutes before applying other medications. Use eye drops before eye ointments to allow the drops to enter the eye. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or does not improve.
Excess Drug Consumption This medicine may be harmful if swallowed. If swallowing or overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US National Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center. NOTES: Do not share this medication with others. Laboratory and/or medical tests (such as intraocular pressure) may be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects. Consult your doctor for more details.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
Stop Drug Consumption Do not stop the drug untill your doctor says you to do so.
Possible Side Effects
General Information no data available
Common Drug Side Effects Temporary blurred vision may occur. If this effect persists or worsens, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly. Remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects. Use of this medication for prolonged or repeated periods may result in a new fungal infection. Do not use this medication for longer than prescribed. Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: new or increased eye pain/swelling/discharge/redness, eye pain/discomfort in bright light, vision changes. A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing. This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
Very Rare Drug Side Effects no data available
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How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine Store at room temperature between 59-77 degrees F (15-25 degrees C) away from light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets.

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