Find out detailed description, uses, directions of use, side effects, warnings and precautions, frequently asked questions about Lubistar 1 Eye Drop
LUBISTAR 1% 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.
In Treatment of Dry eyes
Dry eyes is a condition in which your eyes do not produce enough tears to keep them moist. It can be caused by sitting in front of the computer for a long time, certain medications or environmental conditions. Lubistar 1% Eye Drop adds moisture to your eyes and keeps them lubricated. This gives relief from burning sensation and discomfort due to dryness of the eyes. If you wear soft contact lenses, you should remove them before applying Lubistar 1% Eye Drop.
This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off the extra liquid.
Use it in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. Read the label carefully for instruction before you use the medicine. Wash your hands before using this medicine. Do not use too much or too little. Use it in the exact dose as prescribed by the doctor or as instructed in the label.
Q: How long should I take LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS?
Your doctor will decide the dose, duration and frequency of LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS for use depending upon your age, body weight and severity of your disease condition. Consult your doctor for advice to use LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS.
Q: Can I drive after taking ?
If you experience blurred or impaired vision after taking LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS, do not drive or operate any machinery. Consult your doctor for advice.
Q: How often LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS can be used?
LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS is used to treat the dryness of the eye. Consult your doctor for advice to use this medicine. Your doctor will decide the frequency and duration of using this medicine based on your existing condition.
Q: What are the side effects caused due to prolonged use ?
The side effects of LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS include irritation, stinging or burning sensation of the eye, blurring of vision etc. If the symptoms worsen contact your doctor immediately.
Q: Is LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS safe for use in patients with cataracts?
LUBISTAR 1% 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 1% EYE DROPS be used while wearing contact lenses?
No. Do not wear contact lenses while using LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS. Consult your doctor for advice as it’s not recommended to wear while using LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS.
Q: Is LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS safe for use during pregnancy?
The associated risks and benefits of using LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS in pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers are unclear. However, no precaution measures are advised for using LUBISTAR 1% EYE DROPS in pregnant women. Consult your doctor for advice.
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