Catalin eye drops: manual, price, reviews, analogs
Drops Catalin – ophthalmic drug. It is used with curative and preventive effect against cataract. He is particularly effective in diabetic and senile form. Katalin improves the course of metabolic processes in the lens, which has a positive effect on its transparency. He also warned the process of subsidence and deposition of protein-insoluble complexes.
The composition and form of issue
The chemical composition of the drug Katalin represented by the following compounds:
- pirenoxine sodium;
- a solution of sodium chloride, which acts as a solvent.
Release form – this is a kit which contains one tablet that must dissolve in a plastic vial with a volume of 15 ml. All these manipulations must be performed with observance of measures of sterility (be sure to wash your hands with soap and do not touch foreign objects).
Method of application
The method of applying the ophthalmic preparation as follows:
• the first step is to prepare a drug solution as described above;
• repeatedly shake the bottle to dissolve the tablets;
• single dose of one to two drops in each eye;
• a day is recommended to dig about five times;
• the course of treatment lasts for a long time.
The only contraindication that restricts the use of the drug is Catalin – it’s sensitivity to different components of the drug, which is manifested individually. Then it is recommended to replace this by another means.
Some patients on the background of treatment with Catalina may appear certain side effects. In this case, you must consult with an ophthalmologist to decide on the possibility of their further use.
The main side effects are:
- the itching and burning sensation at the site of instillation;
- increased tears;
- redness of the eyeball;
- redness and swelling of the eyelids;
- allergic reaction (local).
Special instructions if you use Catalina:
Galina, 35 years
«A very effective drug for eyes. My mom was diagnosed with diabetic cataracts. Katalin makes it impossible to develop this disease, normalizes glucose metabolism in the lens. Apply drops started only after consulting with a doctor.»
Antonia, 54 years
«I use drops almost a month. Thanks to them, I see a couple of lines more. Was murk eye, increasing the sharpness of view. The doctor advised to take remedy six months. Procedure instillation, in the eyes sting from the drops. I hope to continue to see even better.»
Analogues of the drug Katalin are used when it is showing intolerance. All the recommended drugs-substitutes have a similar effect on the lens, however, their composition is significantly different from each other, including from Catalina. So, the main ophthalmic drugs with a similar mechanism of action are:
• Ujala and others.
The price of the drug is Catalin ranges from 150-250 rubles, depending on the pharmacy network, which is engaged in its implementation. Good quality optimally combined with the price.