DUOTRAV drops 2.5 ml
DUOTRAV drops 2.5 ml
DuoTrav WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
DuoTrav eye drops for the treatment of elevated intraocular pressure nalyagane.Takova can lead to a disease called glaukoma.Visoko pressure in the eye. Your eye contains a clear, watery fluid that nourishes the eye. This liquid is discharged out of the eye, while being produced. If the eye fills up faster than empty, the pressure inside the eye increases. If it gets too high, it can cause damage to zrenieto.DuoTrav combination of drugs for glaucoma. Travoprost is a prostaglandin analogue that works by increasing the outflow of fluid, which lowers the pressure inside the eye. Timolol is a beta-byaoker, which works by reducing the production of fluid within the eye. Both components work together to reduce intraocular pressure.
BEFORE YOU USE DuoTrav use DuoTrav
if you are allergic to travoprost, prostaglandins, timolol, beta-blockers or any of the other ingredients of DuoTrav
if you have respiratory problems such as asthma, bronchitis or other types of breathing problems
if you suffer from severe hay fever
if you have a slow heartbeat, heart failure or abnormal heart rhythms
If the surface of the eye is cloudy
Consult with your doctor. Take special care
DuoTrav may cause breathlessness or hrintene. If you are concerned about changes in your breathing pattern when using DuoTrav, tell your doctor as soon as possible.
If you suffer from angina, circulation problems or low blood pressure. DuoTrav may worsen your condition. If you notice changes in these symptoms, talk to your doctor as soon as possible.
If you suffer from diabetes. DuoTrav can mask the symptoms of low blood sugar (hypoglycaemia) such as shakiness and dizziness, so you should use it with caution.
If you are under 18 years. DuoTrav should not be used in patients under 18 years of age.
DuoTrav can change the color of the iris (the colored part of your eye). This change is permanent.
DuoTrav may increase the length, thickness, color and / or number of eyelashes, it may cause unusual hair growth on the eyelids.
Taking other medicines
DuoTrav can affect or be affected by other medicines you are taking, including other eye drops for glaucoma. Tell your doctor if you are taking or plan to take medicines for low blood pressure, a heart medicines or treatments for diabetes. Do not forget to mention any other medicines you bought without a prescription.
Pregnancy and lactation
Do not use DuoTrav, if you are pregnant. DuoTrav should not be used in women likely to become pregnant unless adequate contraceptive merki.Ako nurse, DuoTrav can be separated into mlyakoto.Posavetvayte with your doctor before taking any medicine .
Driving and operating machinery
Do not drive as possible immediately after placing DuoTrav appear blurred vision. You should wait until your vision is clear and only then to drive or operate machinery.
Important information about some of the ingredients of DuoTrav
If you wear soft contact lenses. Do not use the drops while your lenses are put in her eyes. Wait 15 minutes before inserting contact lenses after use DuoTrav. A preservative in DuoTrav (benzalkonium chloride) that can damage your contact lenses.
DuoTrav contains hydrogenated castor oil which may cause skin reactions.
HOW TO USE DuoTrav
Always use DuoTrav exactly as your doctor tells you. If you're not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Adults: 1 drop in the affected eye / eyes once a day - morning and evening. Put drops at the same time each den.Izpolzvayte DuoTrav in both eyes at the express instruction of your doctor. The duration of treatment is also determined by your doctor.
DuoTrav is for ocular use.
Open the bag just before the first time you use the product. Tear off and remove the bottle and write the date of opening of the space on the label
Take a bottle and a mirror DuoTrav
Wash your hands
Unscrew the cap
Hold the bottle, pointing down, between your thumb and fingers
Tilt the head back. Pull down your eyelid with a clean finger, until there is a 'pocket' between the eyelid and your eye. The drop should go in this place
Bring the dropper tip of the bottle close to the eye. Use the mirror if it helps
Do not touch your eye or eyelid, surrounding areas or other surfaces with the dropper. There is a danger of contamination
Gently squeeze the bottle to release one drop DuoTrav
Once the droplet, close lid and press a finger to the eye, in the corner of the nose. This is necessary to prevent DuoTrav to move to other parts of the body
If you need to drops in the other eye, repeat the steps
Close the bottle immediately after use
Use only one bottle. Do not open the pouch until you need to use the bottle.
If a drop misses your eye, try again.
If you put more than the required amount DuoTrav, rinse with warm water. More drops until the next regular dose.
If you forget to use DuoTrav, continue with the next dose as planned. Do not take a double dose to make up. The dose should not exceed one drop a day damaged eye / eyes.
If you stop using DuoTrav not match it with your doctor, your eye pressure will be controlled, and this can lead to vision loss.
If you are using other eye drops, wait at least 5 minutes between putting in DuoTrav and the other drops ochi.Ako you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or farmatsevt.Kakto vspchkn medicines, DuoTrav can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them poluchava.Obiknoveno, you can continue taking the drops, unless the effects are serious. If you're worried, ask your doctor or pharmacist. Do not stop using DuoTrav without you consult with your doctor.
Very common side effects
Ocular side effects: inflammation inside the eye, eye pain and swelling, sensitivity to light, conjunctival bleeding, blurred vision, dry eye, eye pruritus, eye allergy, tearing, inflammation of eyelids, itching, redness, pain and swelling eyelids, eye fatigue, increase growth or number of eyelashes
Side effects in other parts of the body: nervousness, dizziness, headache, irregular or slow heartbeat, increased or decreased blood pressure, shortness of breath, rash, skin darkening around the eyes, pain in arms and legs
Uncommon side reaktsiiEdna or more of the following reactions can affect 1 in every 100 patients.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Side effects in other parts of the body: cough, sore gyrloto, drip in the back of the throat, abnormal liver blood tests, skin inflammation and itching, discoloration of urine, thirst.
Additional adverse reactions reported in patients using eye drops containing travoprost or timolol and not observed in patients DuoTrav include: Ocular side effects: double vision, crusting of the eyelids, mucus formation eyelids , "falling" eyelid discoloration of the iris
Side effects in other parts of the body: heart attack, heart failure, chest pain, stroke, decreased blood flow to the brain, seizures, low blood sugar, depression, weakness, tingling sensations or numbness, diarrhea, nausea, peeling skin , rash, stuffy nose, loss of hair
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you rank u neon in this lnstovka side effects, tell your doctor pln pharmacist.
Keep out of reach of detsa.Ne use the drops after the expiry date stated on the carton and the bottle (marked as "Exp").
The expiry date refers to the last day of the mesets.Lekarstveniyat no special conditions sahranenie.Butilkata Discard 4 weeks after first opening to prevent infections and the need to start a new bottle. Write the date of opening it in the space on the label and carton kutiya.Lekarstveniyat product must not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of some of your medicines. These measures will help to protect the environment.
The active ingredients are travoprost 40 micrograms / ml and timolol 5 mg / ml.Drugite ingredients are benzalkonium chloride, mannitol, trometamol, polyoxyethylene hydrogenated castor oil 40 (HCO-40), boric acid, disodium edetate, hydrochloric acid (for pH adjustment) , purified voda.Dobaveni are small amounts of hydrochloric acid to keep acidity levels (pH levels).
DuoTrav looks like and contents of pack
DuoTrav is fluid (a clear, colorless solution) supplied in a pack containing a plastic bottle with screw cap 2,5 ml