Appavisc is a viscoelastic solution of optimum viscosity, It contains highly purified grade of HPMC 2% w/v. It is clear isotonic sterile, non inflammatory used as a lubricant and protector in IOL surgery.
GENERIC NAME: Hydroxypropyl Methyl Cellulose Ophthalmic Solution USP
Each mL Contains :
- Hydroxy Propyl Methyl Cellulose USP
.. 2% w/v.
- Sterile isotonic Base
PRODUCT FEATURES :
- Clear Visualization.
- Preservative free sterile solution.
- Optimum Viscosity.
- Better chamber maintenance.
- Friendly with corneal endothelium.
- Provide excellent Lubrication.
- Simple to remove from the anterior chamber.
Appavisc PFS - NLT 5000 cps
Primary packing - 3 & 5ml Glass vials, rubber stopper, aluminium seal & pouch.
Secondary Packing - Carton box with 23Gauge Sterile Cannula.
3mL and 5 mL of solution filled in glass vial & properly sealed in Single pouch.
24 months from the date of manufacturing.
Store between 150C-250C.
As a surgical aid (Medical device) during cataract surgery. Maintains the depth of the anterior chamber without the risk of the damaging the endothelium of the cornea or other intra-ocular tissues.
Contraindicated in patients with known history hypersensitivity to its ingredients.
Appavisc 2%w/v injection is used to relieve burning, irritation and discomfort of dry eye conditions associated with-deficient tear production, infrequent blinking, smoke, wind, pollution, extended use of computer screen or television, medical treatment, dry atmospheric conditions (air-conditioning, central heating). It may also be used to aid insertion of hard contact lenses and increase comfort during wear. It is also indicated to aid certain eye examinations and surgeries.
HOW IT WORKS:
Appavisc 2%w/v injection belongs to a class of medicines called eye lubricants or artificial tears. It reduces dryness and irritation by wetting and lubricating the surface of eye.
COMMON SIDE EFFECTS:
Blurred vision, eye pain, eye irritation.
Available in 3mL and 5mL Sterile glass vials. One glass vial packed with pouch printed labelled & carton and carton packed in corrugated box.