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Vigamox Drops 5ml

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1 Bottle of 5ml. This product is manufactured by Alcon Pharmaceuticals.

₹ 250.00

Details

Uses

  • Vigamox is a quinolone antibiotic used for eye infections. 

Storage

  • Store Vigamox in the refrigerator or at room temperature between 36 and 77 degrees F (between 2 and 25 degrees C) away from moisture and sunlight.
  • Do not freeze.
  • Do not store in the bathroom.
  • Discard the solution if it changes color, turns cloudy, or if it contains particles.
  • Keep all medicines away from children and pets. 

Overdose

  • A topical overdose with this product may be flushed from the eye(s) with warm tap water. 

How To Use

  • For best results, use exactly as directed for the full time prescribed.
  • Stopping Vigamox too soon may result in a relapse of the infection.
  • To apply eye drops, wash hands first.
  • To avoid contamination, do not let the dropper tip touch any surface.
  • Tilt your head back, gaze upward and pull down the lower eyelid to make a pouch.
  • Place the dropper directly over eye and instill the prescribed number of drops.
  • Look downward and gently close your eye for 1 to 2 minutes.
  • Place one finger at the corner of the eye near the nose and apply gentle pressure.
  • This will prevent the medication from draining away from the eye.
  • Try not to blink and do not rub the eye.
  • Do not rinse the dropper.
  • If you are using other kinds of eye drops, wait at least five minutes before applying the other medications.
  • Do not wear contact lenses while you are using Vigamox.
  • Sterilize contact lenses according to manufacturer s directions and check with your doctor before using them.
  • Inform you doctor if your condition does not improve in 7 days. 

Side Effects

  • Blurred vision, watery eyes, eye pain/dryness/redness/itchiness may occur.
  • If any of these effects persist or worsen, inform your doctor.
  • Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: swelling of the eye.
  • An allergic reaction to Vigamox is unlikely, but seek immediate medical attention if it occurs.
  • Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, dizziness, trouble breathing.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist. 

Precautions

  • Vigamox should not be used if you have certain medical conditions.
  • Before using Vigamox, consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have: allergies to quinolone antibiotics such as ciprofloxacin.
  • Before using Vigamox, tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: contact lens use, other allergies.
  • Because vision may be temporarily blurred or unstable after applying, use caution driving or performing activities requiring clear vision.
  • Use of Vigamox for prolonged or repeated periods may result in a secondary infection.
  • Vigamox should be used only when clearly needed during pregnancy.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.
  • It is not known if Vigamox is passes into breast milk.
  • Consult your doctor before breast-feeding. 

Missed Dose

  • If you miss a dose, use it as soon as remembered; do not use if it is almost time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not double the dose to catch up. 

Drug Interactions

  • Before using Vigamox, tell your doctor or pharmacist of all prescription and nonprescription medications you may use, especially of: other antibiotics, other eye medications.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval. 

Product Specifications

Brand ALCON LABORATORIES INDIA PVT LTD