HERPERAX 3% EYE OINTMENT 5GM

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HER0117
Manufacturer: MIC-MICRO VISION
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Manufacturer : MIC-MICRO VISION
Composition : ACICLOVIR-3% W/W
Dose Form : OINTMENT
Description : HERPERAX 3% 5G EYE OINT
Route Of Administration : OPTHALMIC
Pack : 1

Manufacturer: MIC-MICRO VISION

Drug Ingredient Information

ACICLOVIR-3% W/W

ACICLOVIR

Information for patients
Drug Information It contains a medicine called aciclovir. This belongs to a group of medicines called antivirals. It is used to treat eye infections caused by the Herpes simplex virus. It works by killing or stopping the growth of viruses on the front of your eyeball (cornea).
Drug Alert
Alert • you are allergic (hypersensitive) to aciclovir . If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Aciclovir
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug • you are allergic (hypersensitive) to aciclovir . If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Aciclovir
Drug Special Care •you wear contact lenses. Stop wearing them while using Aciclovir. If you are not sure, talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Aciclovir
Drug Drug Interactions Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines. This includes medicines obtained without prescription, including herbal medicines.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using any medicine
Drug Breast feeding Interaction Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before using any medicine
Drug Machinery Interaction
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info
Drug quanitty •The usual dose is 1cm (about 1/2 an inch) of Aciclovir applied to the infected eye five times a day.You should space each application of Aciclovir by four hours. Suggested times are: 7am, 11am, 3pm, 7pm and 11pm. •You should carry on using Aciclovir for at least 3 days after your eye has got better. •Your vision may be blurred for 5 to 10 minutes after applying Aciclovir. Wait until you can see clearly again before driving or using any tools or machines
Drug Dose 1Wash your hands. 2Use your finger to gently pull down the lower eyelid of your infected eye. 3Tilt your head slightly backwards and look up. 4Apply 1cm (about 1/2 an inch) of Aciclovir to the inside of your lower eyelid. Try to avoid the tip of the tube touching any part of your eye. 5Close your eye for 30 seconds. 6Wash your hands after applying Aciclovir.
Excess Drug Consumption Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you use too much Aciclovir. Aciclovir eye ointment is for use in the eye, if you swallow any talk to your doctor or pharmacist
Forgot Drug Consumption •If you forget to use Aciclovir, use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is nearly time for your next application, skip the missed application. •Do not use a double application to make up for a forgotton application.
Stop Drug Consumption
Possible Side Effects
General Information If you have an allergic reaction, stop using Aciclovir and see a doctor straight away. The signs may include: •rash, itching or hives on your skin •swelling of your face, lips, tongue or other parts of your body •shortness of breath, wheezing or trouble breathing •unexplained fever (high temperature) and feeling faint, especially when standing
Common Drug Side Effects •irritation or feeling as if there is something in your eye.
Rare Drug Side Effects •mild stinging in your eye straight after using Aciclovir •swollen, runny eyes (conjunctivitis).
Very Rare Drug Side Effects •swollen eyelids
Drug Side Effects Symptoms
How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine •Keep out of the reach and sight of children. •Store below 25°C. •Keep the tube tightly closed when you are not using Aciclovir. •Do not use Aciclovir if more than one month has passed since you first opened the tube. •Do not use Aciclovir after the expiry date which is stated on the carton and tube. The expiry date (Exp.) refers to the last day of that month. •Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. This will help protect the environment.

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