Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml
Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml
Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml
Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml
Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml
Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml
Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml

Lubrex 0.5% Eye Drops 10ml

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10ml Eye Drop in Bottle
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MRP 120.00
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Medical Description

Lubrex Eye drops act as a lubricant and is used to provide temporary relief from burning, irritation and discomfort due to dryness in the eye or exposure to wind or sun. It helps in re-establishing th...
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ContainsCarboxymethylcellulose / Carmellose(0.5 %)
UsesEye dryness
Side effectsEye pain, burning, redness, itching, irritation
ClassificationOCCULAR LUBRICANT
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Uses of Lubrex 0.5 %

Lubrex Eye drops are used in providing temporary relief from burning, irritation and discomfort caused due to dryness of the eye.

Contraindications of Lubrex 0.5 %

  • If you are allergic to carboxymethylcellulose or any of the other ingredients of Lubrex Eye drops.

Side effects of Lubrex 0.5 %

  • Eye pain
  • Burning
  • Redness
  • Itching
  • Irritation
  • Eye discharge
  • Visual disturbances

Precautions and Warnings of Lubrex 0.5 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I instil Lubrex Eye drop during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Lubrex Eye drop on human pregnancy. You should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a child before starting this medicine.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I instil Lubrex Eye drop while breastfeeding?
A:
Lubrex Eye drop can be used while breastfeeding as this is meant for external application and chances of its absorption are negligible.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have instilled Lubrex Eye drop?
A:
You may experience visual disturbances like blurred vision and the inability to recognise objects properly. Therefore, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have instilled Lubrex Eye drop?
A:
There is no information available on the interaction of this medicine with alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You may experience irritation, pain, redness in the eye and changes in the vision. If your condition worsens, you might have to discontinue the treatment.
  • Contact lenses should be removed before each application and should be inserted after 15 minutes.
  • Concomitant eye medication should be administered 15 minutes before the instillation of Lubrex Eye drop.
  • To avoid contamination or possible eye injury, do not touch the tip to the bottle or vial to any surface and avoid contact with the eye.
  • Discard open single-dose container after use.
  • If you accidentally ingest or swallow this medicine, contact your doctor or visit the hospital immediately.

Mode of Action of Lubrex 0.5 %

How Does It Work?

Our eyes continuously produce tears and store them in a sac-like structure in the eyes. When there is a decrease in the production of tears, it leads to drying of eyes which causes further irritation,...
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Directions for Use of Lubrex 0.5 %

  • Use Lubrex Eye drops as recommended by your doctor.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after using this medicine.
  • Close your eyes for 2-3 minutes and do not blink or squeeze after application.
  • Keep away from touching your eyes with the dropper and it must be kept clean.
  • Wipe the extra liquid from your face with a tissue.
  • It is advised to remove your contact lens before using this medicine.
  • Check for the colour of the solution.
  • Avoid using it if it has changed colour or has become cloudy.

Interactions of Lubrex 0.5 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Inform your doctor about any other medicine, supplement or OTC products that you are currently consuming.
  • If you use another eye drop product along with this medicine, keep a minimum gap of 15 minutes between the application of both the medicines.

Storage and disposal of Lubrex 0.5 %

  • Store Lubrex Eye drops at or below 25°C in a clean and dry place.
  • Keep it away from children and pets.
  • You should not use it once the expiry date has passed and discard it properly.
  • Do not use this medicine if you notice the contents are of a different colour in any way or if particles are present.

Dosage of Lubrex 0.5 %

Overdose

As Lubrex Eye drop is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor as soon as possible or visit the nearest hospital.

Missed a Dose

If you have missed using Lubrex Eye drop, instil the drops as soon as possible if the next instillation is more than 4 hours later. If it is almost time for the next instillation, skip the missed dose...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Alok Nachane

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Lubrex Eye drop be used with contact lenses?

A: No, it is advisable to remove contact lenses and then instil this medicine. You can use the lenses 15 mins after instilling the drops.

Q: Can Lubrex drops be used for the ears?

A: No, it is an eye drop and should only be used for the eyes.

Q: How to open Lubrex Eye drop?

A: You should follow the instructions provided on the packaging. Twist the nozzle in the direction shown and break the seal. Now tighten the nozzle again. Shake well before using this medicine.

Q: Is eye drop Lubrex safe for babies?

A: The safety and efficacy of this medicine on babies and children have not been established. No information is available.

Q: What is the use of Lubrex Eye drop?

A: Lubrex Eye drop is used as a lubricant and in conditions causing dry eyes.

Q: Can I use Lubrex Eye drop frequently?

A: Although it is safe for use, it should be used only as frequently as prescribed by your doctor.

Q: Can this medicine cause cataract?

A: There is no information suggesting the use of this medicine can lead to cataract formation. It is generally safe with a minimal side effect profile.

Q: Do Lubrex Eye drop have any effects on the heart?

A: Lubrex Eye drop contain Carboxymethylcellulose that does not get absorbed in your blood in significant concentration, to cause any systemic illness, including heart diseases.

Q: Is it safe to use Lubrex eye drop everyday?

A: Use Lubrex eye drop for the exact duration and in the dose prescribed by the doctor. Ideally, it should not be used more than 4 times a day.

Q: Is there any substitute for Lubrex eye drop?

A: Different brands have the same active component as Lubrex eye drop has. However, it is advised to take the same brand recommended by the doctor.

Q: How many times we can use the Lubrex eye drops?

A: You can use the Lubrex eye drop as per the need, or as told by the physician.

Q: Lubrex vs Refresh tears, which is better?

A: Both the medicines contain carboxymethylcellulose as their active ingredient. The doctor will prescribe you the appropriate eye drop on the basis of the underlying condition and medical history. It is advised to use the recommended brand only.

Q: How do you use Lubrex eye drops?

  • Use Lubrex Eye drops as recommended by your doctor.
  • Wash your hands thoroughly before and after using this medicine.
  • Close your eyes for 2-3 minutes and do not blink or squeeze after application.
  • Keep away from touching your eyes with the dropper and they must be kept clean.
  • Wipe the extra liquid from your face with a tissue.
  • It is advised to remove your contact lens before using this medicine.
  • Check for the colour of the solution.
  • Avoid using it if it has changed colour or has become cloudy.

Q: What are Lubrex eye drops used for?

A: Lubrex Eye drops are used for providing temporary relief from burning, irritation and discomfort caused due to dryness of the eye.
Product Details
Brand
LUBREX
Expires on or After
30/05/2024
Last Updated on: 11 Apr 2022 | 08:58 AM (IST)
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