What is Naphazoline Eye Drops | Naphcon A Generic?
Naphazoline Eye Drops is a medicine used in the treatment of allergic diseases of the eye. It relieves irritation, redness, and swelling of the eye and provides temporary relief from burning, discomfort, and other related symptoms.
Always wash your hands before using Naphazoline Eye Drops. Use only the number of drops that your doctor has prescribed. If you wear soft contact lenses, remove them before using the drops and wait for at least 15 minutes before putting them back in. If you’re also using other eye medicines, wait for at least 10 minutes before using them. Read the leaflet that comes with the medicine for a full guide on how to use the drops and get the most benefit. Don’t touch the tip of the dropper or bottle. This may lead to infection. You should use this medicine regularly to get the most benefit and its best done at the same time(s) each day. If you want to stop using it, consult your doctor first.
The most common side effects include burning sensation and stinging in the eyes. If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor. They may be able to tell you ways of reducing or preventing some side effects or suggest another treatment. Ask your doctor whether it’s safe to take this medicine if you’re pregnant or breastfeeding. Before taking it, you should tell your doctor if you have any kidney or liver diseases so that your doctor can prescribe a suitable dose for you.
How Mezol® Eye Drops work
Mezol® Eye Drops is a combination of three medicines: Naphazoline, Chlorpheniramine, and Methylcellulose. Naphazoline is a decongestant that narrows the blood vessels in the eye, thereby reducing redness and inflammation (swelling). Chlorpheniramine is an antiallergic that blocks the action of certain chemical messengers that are responsible for red, itchy, teary eyes. Methylcellulose is a lubricant similar to natural tears. It provides temporary relief from burning and discomfort due to dryness in the eye.
How Ocurest® Sterile Eye Drops work
Ocurest® Sterile Eye Drops is a combination of two medicines: Naphazoline and Phenylephrine which relieve eye itching/discomfort caused by seasonal allergies. Naphazoline is a sympathomimetic-alpha 1 medicine that also narrows the blood vessels in the eye, thereby reducing redness and swelling. Phenylephrine is a decongestant that tightens the blood vessels in the eye. This decreases the production of fluid in the eye and increases its drainage.
How Ocurest® AH Eye Drops work
Ocurest® AH Eye Drops is a combination of four medicines: Phenylephrine, Naphazoline, Chlorpheniramine Maleate, and Menthol which relieve eye itching/discomfort caused by allergies. Phenylephrine and Naphazoline are decongestants. They work by narrowing blood vessels of the eye to relieve inflammation (redness and swelling). Chlorpheniramine Maleate is an antiallergic that blocks the action of certain chemical messengers responsible for red, itchy, teary eyes. Menthol is an organic compound that produces a cold sensation and relieves eye irritation.
How Neph-M® Eye Drops work
Neph-M® Eye Drops is a combination of four medicines. Naphazoline is a decongestant that works by narrowing the blood vessels in the eye. Hydroxypropylmethylcellulose is a lubricant. It works similar to natural tears and provides temporary relief from burning, also moistens the eyes. Chlorpheniramine Maleate is an antiallergic. It blocks the chemical messenger which causes itching and other allergic symptoms. Boric Acid has antibiotic properties that kill infection-causing microorganisms. It also relieves eye irritation. In this way, it treats allergic eye disease.