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Unidexa 0.1%. 10 ml.

UNIDEXA 0.1% are eye drops, a solution containing dexamethasone (glucocorticoid). For this reason, this drug has a significant anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic effect.

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Unidexa 0.1%. 10 ml.

WHAT IS UNIDEX 0.1% AND WHAT IS IT USED FOR?

UNIDEXA 0.1% are eye drops, a solution containing dexamethasone (glucocorticoid). For this reason, this drug has a significant anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic effect. UNIDEX 0.1% effectively protects the eyes and reduces the inflammation in them.

UNIDEX 0.1% is a product that is used to treat non-specific, allergic conjunctivitis, noninfectious inflammation of the eyelids, conjunctiva, cornea, and tissues (parts) of the anterior ocular segment. It is also used in post-traumatic conditions (foreign body penetration, chemical, light and thermal corneal lesions) and after eye surgery to reduce inflammatory reactions and suppress immunological reactions during the corneal transplantation healing process.

2. BEFORE YOU USE UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1%?

Do not use UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1%:

Before using this medicine, tell your doctor in the following cases:

- if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to dexamethasone or any of the other ingredients of UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1%;

- if you suffer from purulent inflammation of the eye, as well as from such infections
from viruses (e.g., caused by herpes simplex, smallpox), tubercular infection of the eye, or eye infections caused by pathogenic fungi or molds. in case you have corneal damage and ulceration

- if you suffer from glaucoma if the patient is a newborn.

Take special care with UNIDEX © UNIMED PHARMA

- if you suffer from diabetes mellitus.

- if you are pregnant. UNIDEX 0.1% should not be used during breast-feeding, there must be very serious causes of eye drops in children.

Using other medicines

When UNIDEX is administered simultaneously with 0.1% and other drugs, interaction between their effects is possible. For this reason, your doctor should be informed of all medicines you are taking or intending to take, whether on prescription or without prescription. In case another doctor prescribes a new medicine, tell him / her that you are using UNIDEX® UNIMED PHARMA 0.1% eye drops solution. The use of UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1% concomitantly with mydriatics (medicinal products leading to enlargement of the pupil) increases the risk of elevated blood pressure.

UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1% may reduce the effect of the medicinal products used to reduce the blood pressure.

Use of UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1% with food and beverages

The medicinal product is eye drops and its use is unrelated to food and beverages.

Pregnancy and breastfeeding

Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine. The safety of the use of the medicinal product in humans during pregnancy and lactation has not yet been demonstrated. UNIDEX® UNIMED PHARMA 0.1% should not be used during pregnancy unless the potential benefit to the mother from the use of the product exceeds the potential risk to the fetus.

Driving and using machines

The product may affect the ability to drive and operate machinery. Shortly after administration of the medicinal product, vision may be blurred, which has a negative effect on the ability to drive or use machines. Therefore, it is recommended to perform these activities at least 15 minutes after administration of the medicinal product.

Important information about some of the ingredients of UNIDEX® UNIMED PHARMA 0.1%

The drug contains a preservative benzalkonium hydrochloride. Contact lenses are not allowed to wear during the use of the product.

UNIDEXA® 0.1% eye drops solution also contains a B-group vitaminotestan, which helps to quickly restore corneal and conjunctival cells. In this way, the unwanted effect of dexamethasone is partially corrected - delaying wound healing in the eye area.

3. HOW TO USE UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1%?

Always use UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA 0.1% exactly as your doctor has told you. If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist,

The dosage and duration of treatment should be determined by a physician.

Typically, the drug is used as follows: In severe or acute inflammation - 1 drop every 60 minutes in the conjunctival sac; after improvement of symptoms - 1 drop every 4 hours; in case of further use - 1 drop 3 to 4 times a day. The product can be combined with local anesthetics.

The physician should individually control the intraocular pressure according to the patient's needs.

The duration of treatment, except in special cases, should not be longer than two weeks. It is recommended that regular intraocular pressure monitoring at doctor-prescribed interval is recommended during long-term treatment.
Always wash your hands before dropping eye drops. Apply the eye drops as follows:

The protective cap must be unbuckled; the patient / patient should slightly tilt back his head, turn the bottle down, and drop the prescribed number of drops into the lower conjunctival sac by pushing the plastic bottle. It is recommended, as with other eye drops, to press the slit pouch (inner corner of the eye) before dropping the drops to reduce systemic absorption and release the pressure 2-3 minutes after product administration. Contact of the dropper with the eye or eyelids should be avoided. After the procedure, the cap should be screwed back properly to prevent any contamination.

If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS

Like all medicines, UNIDEXA 0.1% can cause side effects, although not everyone gets them.

The risk of side effects in short-term use is small. Immediately after the drops have been placed, vision blurring and tearing may occur. However, prolonged use may cause elevated intraocular pressure and glaucoma development. Corneal and sclera weakness and thinning (the risk of hoarseness) and subcapsule cataracts (cloudiness below the corneal capsule) may occur. Occasionally, subsequent eye infections, delayed wound healing, corneal damage may occur.

The risk of developing general side effects should be considered in long-term high-dose treatment, especially in children.
If any of the side effects gets serious, or if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.

5. HOW TO STORE UNIDEX 0.1% UNIMED PHARMA?

Store below 25 ° C.
Do not store in a refrigerator or freeze.
Keep away from light.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Do not use UNIDEX 0.1% after the expiry date stated on the package.

The open pack can be used up to 28 days after the first opening. After each application, close the vial immediately.

Do not use the UNIBEX 0.1% if you find that the safety ring is broken before the first opening of the pack. In this case, return the medicinal product back to the pharmacy.

Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of your unnecessary medicines. These measures will help to protect the environment.

6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

What does UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA contain? 0.1%?

- The active substance is: dexamethasone sodium phosphate 0.1%) (1 mg in 1 ml of aqueous solution)

- The other ingredients are: benzalkonium chloride, dexpanthenol, sodium chloride, dodecahydrate disodium phosphate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate dihydrate, disodium edetate, polysorbate 80, hypromellose. water for injections.

What does UNIDEX UNIMED PHARMA look like and what does the package contain?

1x10 ml; 1 x 5 ml (polyethylene bottle with dropper)

 

 

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Unidexa 0.1%. 10 ml.

Unidexa 0.1%. 10 ml.

UNIDEXA 0.1% are eye drops, a solution containing dexamethasone (glucocorticoid). For this reason, this drug has a significant anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic effect.

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