Oftalmodek eye drops: manual, price, reviews, analogs
Oftalmodek is a drop used for the treatment of ophthalmic diseases.
The tool has antiseptic and antimicrobial properties against gram-positive (e.g., staphylococci) and gram negative (e.g. meningococci) cocci, chlamydia, corynebacteria, viruses, Pseudomonas, fungi of the genus Candida.
When using this tool, the resistance of the microorganisms is formed in a slow pace.
The composition and form of issue
The tool is available in transparent drops, which are placed in a plastic bottle, having a volume of 5 ml. the Main active ingredient – decamethoxin and sub to sodium chloride and water.
Indications for use
Oftalmodek may be used to treat such eye diseases:
- porazhenii mucosa of organ of vision caused by chlamydia;
- conjunctivitis (acute, chronic, blepharoconjunctivitis).
Also drops used for the prevention of ophthalmia in newborns and prevention of complications of inflammatory character after operations on the eyes.
Prophylactically it is used before eye surgery and is put on contact lenses to prevent various complications in the body.
Method of application
Newborn buried the tool immediately after birth and then another 2 hours for 2 drops. As a preventive measure against complications after the operation, the tool is used in an amount 2 — 3 drops up to 6 times a day before the operation and after it at the same dose 4 to 5 days.
To treat eye diseases Oftalmodek used up to six times per day (before complete cure) is dripped 2 — 3 drops. Lenses processed in this way: placed in the tool for 10 — 15 minutes and then opolaskivaetsya solution of sodium chloride (completely sterile).
In General, patients tolerate the action of Oftalmika. Drops are not recommended to those people who have individual intolerance of their main component – decamethoxinum.
The drug sometimes causes eye irritation. This may manifest itself in redness or itching of the eyes. But such manifestations occur only when the patient has hypersensitivity to the active substance drops.
Cases of overdose data do not register. However, the backfilling should be carried out at the recommended dosage. You need to remember that Oftalmodek can be prescribed only by an ophthalmologist.
Interaction with other drugs
As these drops interact with other ophthalmic drugs, is not fully understood.
We only know that it can potentiate the action of antimicrobial agents.
In the case when you want to apply Oftalmodek with other eye drops, you should bury it in 15 minutes after the previous one.
Opened vial can be used only within 14 days. It should be stored away from children at temperatures down to 25 degrees. The drug can be used for pregnant women, but under strict medical supervision and only if adequately be evaluated the benefits and harms of the drug.
Irina, 27 years
«Us drops Oftalmodek doctor appointed for the child (4 years) conjunctivitis with Tobrex. When buying medications the second was not, therefore, treated one Ophthalmogical. Drip in the beginning, had often cured we not so quickly, but the main thing was the result. Conjunctivitis the child passed. The price of this tool is available, which is very pleasing. When backfilling a little burn, but not for long».
Andrew, 44 years
«I got a chip in the eye. Then the eyeball was inflamed and red. At the drugstore wife recommended Oftalmodek. After a few days the eye condition improved, but after a week he was fully healthy. Too bad that the shelf life drops a little after opening 14 days. But the plus is that the price matches the quality.»
Similar to this drug are the following:
To replace Oftalmodek analogue should always consult with a physician.
In the Russian pharmacies price Oftalmodek varies from 30 to 50 rubles.