Optrex Allergy Eye Drops 10mlShort date
Optrex Allergy Eye Drops 10ml
SHORT EXPIRY DATE: 30 September 2021
Optrex Allergy Eye Drops can be used to prevent, treat and soothe red, watery, puffy and itchy eyes caused by hayfever or allergies such as house mites and pet hairs.
The active ingredient, Sodium Cromoglicate, works by stopping the body from releasing histamine, the natural allergic response chemical that causes the reaction.
Active Ingredient: Sodium Cromoglicate (2.0% w/v).
Other Ingredients: Benzalkonium chloride, disodium edetate and purified water.
Usage and Instructions
Use one or two drops in each eye four times a day, or as directed by your doctor.
- Wash your hands.
- Remove the cap from the bottle.
- Tilt your head back and squeeze one or two drops inside the lower lid without touching your eye.
- Close your eye and then wipe away any excess liquid from the eyes with a clean tissue.
- Always put the cap back on the bottle as soon as you have used it.
Repeat in the other eye if needed.
If your symptoms worsen or do not improve, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Do not use Optrex Allergy Eye Drops while or just before wearing your contact lenses. Wait 15 minutes after application before wearing contact lenses.
Discard 4 weeks after opening.
Talk to your doctor before using this medicine if you are pregnant, might become pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are breastfeeding or planning to breastfeed.
You may have blurred eyesight straight after using this medicine. If this happens, do not drive or use any tools or machines until you can see clearly.
Optrex Allergy Eye Drops contains benzalkonium chloride. This may cause your eyes to become irritated. It may also change the colour of your contact lenses.
Do not use Optrex Allergy Eye Drops if:
You are allergic to sodium cromoglicate, or any of the other ingredients.
Take special care with Optrex Allergy Eye Drops if:
You wear soft contact lenses. Avoid contact with soft contact lenses.