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Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml

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Manufacturer/Marketer

Ajanta Pharma Ltd

Consume Type

OPHTHALMIC

Return Policy

Returnable

Expires on or after

Jan-25

About Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml belongs to the class of macrolide antibiotics used to treat bacterial infections of the eye such as bacterial conjunctivitis and trachoma conjunctivitis. An inflammation or infection of the transparent membrane that lines the eyelids and eyes is known as bacterial conjunctivitis. Trachoma conjunctivitis is an eye infection caused by Chlamydia trachomatis.

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml contains azithromycin which works by killing the conjunctivitis-causing bacteria. Thus Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml treats bacterial eye infections.

Use Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml as prescribed by your doctor. The common side-effects of Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml are burning/stinging sensation, redness and temporary blurred vision. Most of these side effects fade away gradually over time without the need for medical intervention. However, consult your doctor if you experience these side effects frequently.

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml is for ophthalmic (eye) use only; do not inject or swallow. Do not use Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml if you are allergic to azithromycin, any other macrolide antibiotic, medium-chain triglycerides, or any of the components in Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, notify your doctor. Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml may temporarily blur your vision; therefore wait until your vision is back to normal before using any machinery or driving.

Uses of Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml

Treatment of Bacterial eye infections (Bacterial conjunctivitis, Trachoma conjunctivitis)

Medicinal Benefits

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml is used to treat bacterial infections of the eye such as bacterial conjunctivitis and trachoma conjunctivitis. Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml contains azithromycin which works by killing the conjunctivitis-causing bacteria. Thus Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml treats bacterial eye infections.

Directions for Use

Eye drops: Lie down and tilt your head backwards. Pull your lower eyelid gently with your index finger to form a pocket. Instil the number of drops advised by the doctor into the pocket of the lower eyelid. Close your eyes for 1-2 minutes.Eye cream/ointment: Lie down and tilt your head backwards. Pull your lower eyelid gently with your index finger to form a pocket. Squeeze a tiny amount of the cream/ointment into the pocket of the lower eyelid. Close your eyes for 1-2 minutes.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml

  • Itching
  • Burning or stinging sensation
  • Blurred vision
  • A feeling of sticky eye
  • A Feeling that there is something in the eye

Drug Warnings

Do not use Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml if you are allergic to azithromycin, any other macrolide antibiotic, medium-chain triglycerides, or any of the components in Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. After using Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml, you may experience temporary blurred vision; therefore, wait until your vision returns to normal before driving or operating any machinery. Inform your doctor if you have vision issues, severe eye pain, glaucoma (high blood pressure in the eye), eye damage, or eye surgery before using Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug interactions: Relevant interactions not found/established.

Drug-Food interactions: Relevant interactions not found/established.

Drug-Disease interactions: Relevant interactions not found/established.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Sleep for at least six to eight hours to rejuvenate your eyes naturally.
  • Wash your eyes with clean water at least two to three times a day. Do not wash your eyes for at least two weeks if you have undergone eye surgery.
  • Manage stress, eat healthily, drink plenty of water, exercise regularly, and get plenty of sleep.
  • Avoid alcoholic beverages as they can make you dehydrated and affect your sleep. This can also affect your body’s ability to fight off infections.

Special Advise

Do not touch the tip of the dropper/tube as it may contaminate the contents.

Disease/Condition Glossary

Bacterial conjunctivitis: Bacterial conjunctivitis (pink eye) is the inflammation or infection of the conjunctiva (white part of the eye) and the inner eyelid. It is a highly contagious infection that is spread by eye secretions. Symptoms include redness, itchiness, and discharge or crusting around the eye.

Trachoma conjunctivitis: Trachoma conjunctivitis is an eye infection caused by a bacterium named Chlamydia trachomatis. It is highly contagious that almost always affects both the eyes. Symptoms begin as mild irritation, itching of the eyelids and eye which progress to eye pain and blurred vision.

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Alcohol

Caution

It is not known if alcohol interacts with Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml. Please consult your doctor.

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Pregnancy

Caution

Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant. Your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Breast Feeding

Safe if prescribed

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml can be used during breastfeeding if prescribed by the doctor.

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Driving

Caution

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml may cause temporary blurred vision. Wait until your vision returns to normal before driving or operating any machinery.

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Liver

Caution

Limited information is available about the use of Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml in patients suffering from liver impairment. Please consult your doctor. Your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Kidney

Caution

Limited information is available about the use of Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml in patients suffering from kidney impairment. Please consult your doctor. Your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.

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Children

Safe if prescribed

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml can be used in children if advised by the doctor.

Country of origin

India

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Ajanta House, Charkop, Kandivli West, Mumbai 400 067, India
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FAQs

Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml works by killing the infection-causing bacteria. Thus Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml treats bacterial eye infections.
Use Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml only for the duration recommended by your doctor. Do not use it for more than the recommended duration. Inform your doctor if the eye infection does not improve after three days of using Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml.
Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml can be used with other eye medications if prescribed by the doctor. Maintain a gap of 15 minutes between Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml and other eye medications. Use other eye medications first, wait for 15 minutes and then use Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml.
Do not wear contact lenses while using Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml. Remove contact lenses before using Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml. It is advised to wear spectacles and avoid contact lenses until the infection is cleared.
Zaha Eye Drops 3 ml may temporarily blur the vision. Therefore, wait until your vision is clear before driving or operating machinery to prevent any mishappening.

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