Cyclomed eye drops: manual, price, reviews, analogs
Cyclomed is ophthalmic tool in order to expand the pupil. This is required for early diagnosis of eye diseases, in the preparation of the patient for surgical intervention on the eyes and also for the treatment of eye diseases.
The main component of this drug – cyclopentolate. It affects the eye muscles that are responsible for the pupil, under certain conditions, expanded or narrowed.
This compound belongs to the m-holinoblokatory, which simultaneously blocks the pupil and relaxes the constriction of his muscles. Such exposure plays an important role in the diagnosis and treatment of various eye diseases. The pupil dilates after instillation of funds after 15 — 30 minutes. The drug has an effect lasting 12 hours.
The composition and form of issue
The tool is available in the form of drops for the eyes, which have a transparent color. Solution drops placed in a vial that has a volume of 5 ml. the Main active ingredient of the drops is cyclopentolate hydrochloride. Subsidiary are benzalkonium chloride, sodium edetate, disodium salt of EDTA, water.
Indications for use
Is assigned to the tool:
- in the treatment of eye diseases of inflammatory nature;
- for the diagnosis of eye diseases;
- before the operations.
This drug is sold only by prescription, which the doctor prescribes.
Method of application
Typically, doctors prescribe instilled in the eye it means 1 — 2 drops. Before ophthalmoscopy buried 1 to 3 times in 10 minutes. In the treatment of inflammatory diseases of the dose may be from 1 drops 3 times per day to 1 times in 3 hours. In determining the refraction of the backfill was carried out in 15 — 20 minutes 2 — 3 times per day.
After putting on a couple of seconds, pressed against the inner corner of the eye, so that the solution does not get into the nasopharynx, and did not experience any side effects a system-wide plan.
You cannot apply Cyclomed at:
- hypersensitivity to the components of the tool;
- glaucoma (or symptoms, it is pointing);
- paralysis of the sphincter of the pupil, resulting from trauma to the eye.
Caution you should use the drug in children (under 3 years) and the elderly, with intestinal obstruction and prostatic hyperplasia.
In the result of application of these drops can lead to various side effects. For example, it may:
- temporarily falling vision;
- blush conjunctiva;
- arise discomfort in the eyes;
- to increase pressure inside the eye;
- to weakness;
- be nausea;
- dryness in the mouth;
- more frequent palpitations.
The appearance of side effects using the drops should be discontinued and consult a doctor.
If you are using drops at a higher dose than recommended, or when taking them inside, perhaps:
- the development of tachycardia;
- disruption of the nervous system;
- the dryness of skin and mucous membranes;
- a disturbance in spatial orientation.
If you adopted a very large dose of funds, the person may be paralysis of respiration or coma. In case of overdose physostigmine is injected intravenously.
Interaction with other drugs
Action Ticlaumeda several weaken m-holinomimetiki and reinforce – sympathomimetics. When using Ticlaumeda along with the preparations with m-holinoblokirutuyu effects may increase side effects Ticlaumeda.
Before you use these drops in the elderly mandatory defined pressure inside the eye to rule out glaucoma. Before burying the tool you need to remove the lenses and put them back 15 minutes later.
During treatment with this drug should not drive a car or machinery requiring attention, as reduced visual acuity that affects concentration. If driving a vehicle is the work of the patient, the doctor should recommend an alternative to this drug to treat the identified medical condition.
It should be noted that the drug has less effect in the treatment of patients in whom the iris is dark pigment.
Marina, 34 years
«Before checking the fundus, dripping son Cyclomed. After instillation, he began to complain of headaches and poor vision. Another disadvantage of the drug is its price, for one time use.»
Alina, 36 years
«Daughter 6 years old, and she’s starting to myopia. Went to the doctor he assigned us this tool to understand normal is it myopia or some other disease. Yes, the pupils of the eyes after the application is greatly enhanced. Dripped the product on the night. The effect of the drops occurred somewhere in the afternoon. After a week of use I could see the result, the child ceased to squint».
Similar to this drug are:
Assign counterparts Cyclomed needs ophthalmologist. Alone is not recommended.
The cost of this drug at pharmacies in Russia varies in the range from 340 to 450 rubles.