Afm-T 5ML

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Afm-T 5ML

100.00৳ 

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Description

Generic

Fluorometholone + Tetrahydrozoline

 

Indications

AFM-T eye drops is indicated in acute allergic, noninfectious conjunctivitis & keratitis, severe swelling & hyperemia, noninfectious inflammation of the anterior segment of the eye (including anterior uveitis, episcleritis & scleritis), and post-operative conditions.

 

Pharmacology

Fluorometholone is considered to work by inducing phospholipase A2 inhibitory proteins, which restrict the release of arachidonic acid, which controls the manufacture of potent inflammatory mediators such as prostaglandins and leukotrienes. Tetrahydrozoline, on the other hand, is an alpha agonist that constricts the conjunctival blood vessels and so decreases eye redness.

 

Dosage and Administration

Instill 1 drop into the conjunctival sac 2-3 times daily. The dose may be increased for severe and adult patients to 1 drop hourly for the first one to two days.

 

Contraindications

It is contraindicated in infectious conjunctivitis or keratitis, injuries or ulcerous processes of the cornea, glaucoma, and diseases associated with stromal damage of the cornea or sclera & dry eyes.

 

Side effects

Mild burning sensation, reversible increase in intraocular pressure, reactive hyperemia, cataract & corneal defects, glaucoma, systemic effects (chronic use).

 

Pregnancy & Lactation

Use in pregnancy & lactation: There are no adequate and well-controlled studies of Fluorometholone & Tetrahydrozoline in pregnancy or while breastfeeding. Therefore, this combination should be used during pregnancy only if the potential benefits justify the potential risk to the fetus.

Use in children: Safety & effectiveness in children below 2 years of age have not been established.

 

Precautions & Warnings

Avoid prolonged use. This preparation should be used after a careful risk-benefit evaluation in case of patients with severe blood circulation diseases, metabolic disturbances, under treatment with MAOIs & other potentially hypertensive drugs, history of cataracts, herpes simplex infection, rhinitis sicca.

 

Therapeutic Class

Ophthalmic Steroid preparations

 

Storage Conditions

After the “EXP” date on the pack, it should not be utilized. This must be kept out of children’s reach and sight.

 

Pharmaceutical Name

Aristopharma Ltd.