EYE DROPS ALFA ANTISTAM * 10ML
Allergic and inflammatory states of the conjunctiva, accompanied by photophobia, lacrimation, sensation of foreign bodies.
Dosage and method of use
Instill 1-2 drops into the affected eye, up to 2-3 times a day, as needed. Strictly adhere to the recommended doses. A higher dosage of the product even if taken topically and for a short period of time can give rise to serious systemic effects. If symptoms persist or worsen after a short period of treatment, consult your doctor. In any case, the product should not be used for more than 4 consecutive days, unless otherwise prescribed, as undesirable effects may occur.
It should not be used by people with narrow-angle glaucoma or other serious eye diseases. Hypersensitivity to the components or to other closely related substances from a chemical point of view. It should not be used in children under the age of twelve. Simultaneous treatment with monoamine oxidase inhibitors (see section 4.5).
The use of the product can sometimes cause pupillary dilation, systemic effects from absorption (hypertension, cardiac disorders, hyperglycemia), increased intraocular pressure, nausea, headache. Hypersensitivity phenomena may rarely occur. In this case it is necessary to stop the treatment and consult the doctor so that, if necessary, appropriate therapy can be instituted. The patient is invited to report any undesirable effects not described above to the treating doctor or pharmacist.
The product, although presenting a very poor systemic absorption, should be used with caution in patients suffering from hypertension, hyperthyroidism, cardiac disorders, bronchial asthma and hyperglycemia (diabetes). Infections, pus, foreign bodies in the eye, mechanical, chemical, heat damage, require medical attention Keep out of the reach and sight of children as accidental ingestion can cause CNS depression (marked sedation or hypotonia) .. Since the product, in the 10 ml bottle pack, contains benzalkonium chloride, soft contact lenses should not be worn during treatment. Since benzalkonium chloride is not present in the single-dose package, this can be used by contact lens wearers, or by those who show hypersensitivity to benzalkonium chloride.
Pregnancy and breastfeeding
During pregnancy and lactation use only in case of real need, under direct medical supervision.
Expiration and retention
Eye drops, 10 ml bottle Store in the original packaging. Validity after first opening: 30 days. Eye drops, single-dose container Store at a temperature not exceeding 30 ° C, in the original package. The single-dose container does not contain preservatives; for this reason each single-dose container, once opened, must be thrown away after use, even if used only partially.
Interactions with other drugs
Alpha Antihistamine Eye Drops should not be used if you are taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors or if it has been less than two weeks since the last administration of these medicines as severe hypertensive crises can occur.
Strictly adhere to the recommended doses. The product, if accidentally ingested or if used for a long time in excessive doses, can cause toxic phenomena, especially in children. The accidental ingestion of the drug can cause, especially in children, CNS depression up to coma. In these cases, immediate medical assistance is always required: gastric lavage, sedation with diazepam and general support measures.
1 ml of solution contains: Active principles: Naphazoline nitrate 0.8 mg Tonzylamine hydrochloride 1 mg
Eye drops, 10 ml bottle Sodium chloride, sodium citrate, monobasic sodium citrate, sodium edetate, benzalkonium chloride, levomentol, ethyl alcohol, water for injections. Eye drops, single-dose container Sodium chloride, sodium citrate, monobasic sodium citrate, sodium edetate, levomentol, ethyl alcohol, water for injections.