Find out detailed description, uses, directions of use, side effects, warnings and precautions, frequently asked questions about Lubistar 0.5 Eye Drop
Lubistar 0.5% Eye Drop is a prescription medicine used to treat symptoms of dry eyes. It lubricates the eyes helps in maintaining the moisture of the eyes. This way it provides temporary relief from burning and discomfort caused by dry eyes. It also reduces redness and swelling of the eye.
Lubistar 0.5% Eye Drops contains Carboxymethylcellulose, which belongs to the group of medicines called Topical ophthalmic lubricants. It is used to treat dryness of the eye due to exposure to wind or sun and following a laser or cataract eye surgery. It is also used to protect the eyes from further irritation. The symptoms may include discomfort, irritation, burning and foreign body sensation in the eye etc.
Lubistar 0.5% Eye Drops is used to treat allergic and inflammatory conditions of the eye such as
Always use Lubistar 0.5% Eye Drops as advised by your doctor. It is for ophthalmic use only. Instill a few drops of the medicine into the eye as advised by your doctor.
Inform your doctor if you have a known allergy to any of the ingredients in this medicine or if you are taking any other medication. It is advised not to drive or operate heavy machinery immediately after using this medicine as it may cause temporary blurring of vision and may affect your ability to drive.
Q: How long should I take Lubistar Eye Drops?
A: Your doctor will decide the dose, duration and frequency of Lubistar Eye Drops for use depending upon your age, body weight and severity of your disease condition. Consult your doctor for advice to use Lubistar Eye Drops.
Q: Is Lubistar Eye Drops safe for use in patients with cataracts?
A: Lubistar Eye Drops is recommended for use to treat dryness of the eye following eye surgery such as LASIK and cataract surgery in the eye. However, consult your doctor for advice before use.
Q: Can Lubistar Eye Drops be used while wearing contact lenses?
A: No. Do not wear contact lenses while using Lubistar Eye Drops. Consult your doctor for advice as it’s not recommended to wear while using Lubistar Eye Drops.
Q: Is Lubistar Eye Drops safe for use during pregnancy?
A: The associated risks and benefits of using Lubistar Eye Drops in pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers are unclear. However, no precaution measures are advised for using Lubistar Eye Drops in pregnant women. Consult your doctor for advice.
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