ocular lubricant (cont.)
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- What is ocular lubricant (Artificial Tears, Celluvisc, Clear Eyes CLR, Comfort Tears, Dry Eye Relief, GenTeal, Isopto Tears, Lacri-Lube S.O.P., Lacrisert, Lubricant Eye Drops, Moisture Drops, Oasis Tears, Opti-Free Rewetting Drops, optive, Refresh, Soothe, Sterilube, Systane, Systane Balance, Tears Again, Tears Naturale, Tears Renew, TheraTears, Ultra Fresh, Visine Tears)?
- What are the possible side effects of ocular lubricant?
- What is the most important information I should know about ocular lubricant?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using ocular lubricant?
- How should I use ocular lubricant?
- What happens if I miss a dose?
- What happens if I overdose?
- What should I avoid while using ocular lubricant?
- What other drugs will affect ocular lubricant?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose?
Since ocular lubricant is used on an as needed basis, you are not likely to miss a dose.
What happens if I overdose?
An overdose of ocular lubricant is not expected to be dangerous.
What should I avoid while using ocular lubricant?
This medication may cause blurred vision. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be able to see clearly.
Avoid using other medications in your eyes during treatment with ocular lubricant unless your doctor tells you to.
What other drugs will affect ocular lubricant?
It is not likely that other drugs you take orally or inject will have an effect on ocular lubricant used in the eyes. But many drugs can interact with each other. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about ocular lubricant.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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