Erimin eye drops: manual, price, reviews, analogs
Eririn is ophthalmic tool in order to expand the pupil to narrow vessels and reduce the pressure inside the eye. This drug has a wide range of applications because it is used for diagnostic purposes, and treatment of eye diseases. Also this drug is used to reduce spasm of accommodation in the occurrence of false myopia.
The base material of the tool acts as a phenylephrine, related to α-adrenergic agonists that may cause mydriasis, narrowing the blood vessels and improve the outflow of the watery fluid inside the eye. Thus, it also reduces the pressure inside the eye.
Effect after instillation occurs after 10 minutes. Operates the effect for 1 hour. The pupil is under the influence of this tool is extended from 2 to 6 hours.
The composition and form of issue
The tool is available in the form of drops for the eye a transparent color, the solution of which can be 2.5 percent or 10 percent. Drops go in the bottle, which amounts to 5 or 0.4 ml. the Main ingredient acts fenilafrina hydrochloride, and auxiliary benzalkonium chloride, sodium edetate, sodium hydroxide, metabisulfite sodium, sodium hydrogen phosphate dihydrate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate anhydrous, citric acid, sodium citrate dihydrate, water.
Indications for use
This tool is assigned when:
- redness of the conjunctiva, when it is necessary to determine the type of injection;
- need to dilate pupils when performing diagnostic procedures;
- when you require a dilated pupil;
- preventing spasm of accommodation at high loads on the organ of vision;
- therapy false myopia;
- test for people who have suspected angle-closure glaucoma.
Method of application
The dose and duration of use Erythrina should be determined by the ophthalmologist. Usually, when ophthalmoscopy is used a 2.5% solution droplets that are dripped in the amount of 1 drops. The pupil dilates after 15-30 minutes and lasts the effect of 1-3 hours. If you want to maintain mydriasis longer time, in an hour you can get the tool again.
When mydriasis for diagnostic purposes in adults and children aged over 12 years, with little effect from a 2.5% solution, you can apply the 10% drops (dosage – 1 drop).
To relieve spasm of accommodation for adults and children aged over 6 years, is appointed a 2.5% solution of 1 drop at night. The duration of treatment is 4 weeks. If this is the case not observed the desired effect, your doctor may prescribe a 10% solution drops – 1 drop every day, at night and for 2 weeks.
You cannot use this tool if:
- hypersensitivity to its components;
- glaucoma (narrow — angle closure);
- violations hemoglobinemia exchange which are congenital;
- diseases of the vessels and the heart;
- hepatic porphyria;
- lower body weight of newborns;
You also cannot use Erimin for the elderly who have diseases associated with the blood vessels of the brain and heart. A 10% solution drops not administered to children under 12 years of age. During pregnancy drops may be used under the supervision of a physician and only if the expected effect is much greater than the risk for the development of the fetus.
Data usage drops can result in side effects – local and system-wide. Local concern:
- burning and itching in the eyes;
- increased secretion of tears;
- increased pressure inside the eye;
- reflex constriction of the pupils (elderly people).
Among the system-wide include:
- disturbances of the heartbeat;
- increase in blood pressure;
- the aggravation of diseases of the heart and blood vessels;
- the appearance of contact dermatitis.
Provided that the recommended doses of the drug at a local its use of overdose can not occur. However, if you increase the dose, you may see these symptoms:
- a nervous condition;
- increase heart rate;
- weak breathing.
In this case, used phentolamine, which is injected intravenously.
Interaction with other drugs
Use Erythrina and atropine enhances the effect of both remedies. Use Erythrina with β-blockers may lead to increased blood pressure.
Use this medicine for 21 days from the time that has been canceled as the reception of MAO inhibitors or tricyclic antidepressants, should be very careful, because a high probability of raising HELL.
Instillation of local anesthetic drops before Asiprin can cause increased absorption of the drug into the blood, and will increase the duration of the mydriasis.
Before eyedrops you need to remove the lenses and wear them back after 30 minutes. This is due to the fact that the active ingredients of the drug can lead lenses unusable.
Because these drops can cause hypoxia of the conjunctiva, they should be very careful to use for people who have sickle cell anemia, wore contacts or surgery eyes.
Opened vial with drops should be used within 1 month. They need to be stored in a dark place and away from children. Use this drug can only after doctor.
Julia, 29 years old
«I work as a web designer, so in front of the computer sit all day. But recently I began to notice that my eyes get tired a lot, redness. Went on reception to the doctor, he prescribed drops Eririn. You need to drip throughout the month. After a course of treatment be visible result of the eyes was much better. Among the shortcomings can be noted only, the high cost of the drug».
Andrew, 34 years
«My son is 8 years old. Due to the large loads in the school of vision began to fall. After a reception at the ophthalmologist revealed that the child’s myopia. The doctor prescribed drops Irefin, the course of treatment for one month. When backfilling the son complained of pain. On re-examination, nothing has changed, vision has not improved. So we have these drops don’t work.»
Similar to this drug are:
- Nazol Baby;
To prescribe a similar drug should only ophthalmologist. Independently it is not recommended.
The cost of the drug at pharmacies in Russia varies from 280 to 390 rubles.