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Nepacure 0.1% Eye Drops

By JAWA PHARMACEUTICAL PVT LTD
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5ml Eye Drop in Bottle
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Nepafenac(0.1 %)
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Medical Description

Nepacure 0.1% eye drops are suspension (liquid) painkillers that relieve eye discomfort. It can reduce the pain and swelling that comes from cataract surgery. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory d...
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Uses of Nepacure 0.1 %

  • As per CDSCO, Nepacure 0.1% eye drops are used to treat eye pain, swelling, redness, and recovery from cataract surgery.

Contraindications of Nepacure 0.1 %

  • Do not take Nepacure 0.1% eye drops, or use caution:
  • If you are allergic to any active ingredient present in Nepacure 0.1% eye drops
  • If you have hypersensitivity
  • If you have a history of NSAID- or aspirin-induced asthma
  • If you have allergic symptoms, including itching or swelling (particularly in the tongue/face/throat), severe dizziness, skin rash, and breathing difficulty

Side effects of Nepacure 0.1 %

  • Side effects of Nepacure 0.1% eye drops include:
  • Foreign body sensation in eyes
  • Increased intraocular or eye pressure
  • Watery eyes
  • Sensitivity to light
  • Blurred or decreased vision
  • Eye discharge or crusting

Precautions and Warnings of Nepacure 0.1 %

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Nepacure 0.1% eye drops during pregnancy?
A:
Use of Nepacure 0.1% eye drops during pregnancy may be dangerous. Animal research has shown adverse effects on the growing foetus. Before prescribing it to you, your doctor will evaluate this medicine’s advantages and potential hazards. Please seek medical advice.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Nepacure 0.1% eye drops while breastfeeding?
A:
There is no data on the effects of Nepacure 0.1% eye drops on breastfed babies. Please consult your doctor before using Nepacure 0.1% eye drops during your nursing period.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have consumed Nepacure 0.1% eye drops?
A:
Your eyesight might be blurred for a short period after using Nepacure 0.1% eye drops. Do not operate machines or drive until your vision is clear.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Nepacure 0.1% eye drops?
A:
Please seek professional care before alcohol consumption since the interaction between Nepacure 0.1% eye drops and alcohol is unknown.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You need 4-6 weeks for the effects of Nepacure 0.1% eye drops to be visible.
  • You experience a burning sensation after applying the medicine. This is normal and may last for 1-2 minutes. However, if it lasts more than a week, contact your healthcare provider.
  • You blood thinners or have a history of bleeding or blood-clotting like haemophilia. Consult your GP.
  • You have arthritis. Consult your doctor before taking Nepacure 0.1% eye drops.
  • You have diabetes. Consult your doctor before taking Nepacure 0.1% eye drops.

Mode of Action of Nepacure 0.1 %

How Does It Work?

Nepacure 0.1% eye drops belong to the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) class of medicine. It works by preventing the release of specific molecular messengers that produce pain and inflamma...
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Directions for Use of Nepacure 0.1 %

  • Use Nepacure 0.1% eye drops one day before cataract surgery, on the day of the procedure, and for 14 days afterwards. After that, use Nepacure 0.1% eye drops at regular intervals throughout the day.
  • Read the label instructions clearly, and if there is anything you can not grasp, ask your healthcare provider or physician to explain it to you.
  • Take Nepacure 0.1% eye drops as advised. Do not take most or all of these, or take them more frequently than your practitioner prescribes.
  • Thoroughly scrub your hands with soapy water.
  • Drag the bottom lid of your eye downward using your index finger while bending your head back to produce a pocket. Compress the dropper slowly while staring up so that a tiny droplet goes into the poc...
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  • Shut your eyes and tilt your head down as if staring at the floor for 2-3 minutes. Avoid blinking or squeezing your eyelids.
  • You should put pressure on the inner corner of the eye for roughly a minute after applying Nepacure 0.1% eye drops.
  • Using a napkin, clean any extra fluid from your face. Secure the dropper bottle’s cap. Do not wash, rinse or wipe the dropper tip. To get rid of any prescription, use clean hands.
  • You will minimise dilution by waiting for at least 7 minutes before using the next drops into the same eye.
  • You must take the droplets within four weeks of opening the container.

Interactions of Nepacure 0.1 %

Interactions with other medicines

  • Nepacure 0.1% Eye Drops might interact with the following medications and cause severe side effects, including increased intraocular or eye pressure, sensitivity to light, eye discharge, or crusting. ...
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  • Other eye medications or steroids such as corticosteroid eye drops
  • Corticosteroid drugs like prednisone
  • Antiplatelet medications like clopidogrel
  • Blood thinners such as warfarin

Interactions with food items

  • Consult your doctor about consuming caffeine, grape juice, and processed, junk, or packaged food.

Storage and disposal of Nepacure 0.1 %

Store Nepacure 0.1% eye drops tightly shut in the packaging. Keep the bottle at room temperature and away from excess humidity. Many prescription containers are not child-resistant, and small children...
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Dosage of Nepacure 0.1 %

Overdose

Do not use more than the prescribed dose of Nepacure 0.1% eye drops. If you think you have taken too much of this prescription, seek medical attention immediately. Overdose may cause symptoms like for...
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Missed a Dose

If you’ve missed a dose of Nepacure 0.1% eye drops, take it as soon as possible. If you remember missing a dose, and if it’s time to take the next scheduled dose, skip it and take the next one. Speak ...
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Content Details

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Dr. Jagruti Jain

M.B.B.S., M.D., D.N.B., General Medicine

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is it safe to use Nepacure 0.1% eye drops for longer than 14 days?

A: You should not use Nepacure 0.1% eye drops for more than 14 days after cataract surgery unless your doctor suggests it.

Q: Will my eye hurt if the dropper tip accidentally touches my eye?

A: A contaminated dropper can potentially cause serious eye infections, leading to severe visual difficulties. Therefore, do not touch the Nepacure 0.1% eye drops tip. If you do this by accident, use a new dropper next time.

Q: Are Nepacure 0.1% eye drops not meant for use in certain people?

A: If you have diabetes, sensitivity to any eye drops for dry eye syndrome, bleeding or blood-clotting like haemophilia, or arthritis, consult your physician before using Nepacure 0.1% eye drops.
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ContainsNepafenac(0.1 %)
UsesTreatment of eye pain, Swelling, Redness, Recovery from cataract surgery
Side effectsForeign body sensation in eyes, Increased intraocular or eye pressure, Watery eyes, Sensitivity to light, Blurred or decreased vision, Eye discharge, Crusting
Last Updated on: 22 Apr 2022 | 01:49 PM (IST)
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