Cataxol (Eye Drops)
Each ml contains azapentacene sodium polysulfonate 0.15 mg.
- Senile cataract;
- Congenital cataract;
- Traumatic cataract;
- Secondary cataract.
Known hypersensitivity to any of drug components.
Local reactions: seldom burning, itching in and around eyelids.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Only for topical application. Preparation Cataxol is instilled into conjunctival
sac of affected eye by 2 drops 3-5 times per day.
It is recommended to close eyelids and press nasolacrymal duct, what decreases
the absorption of drug product, as a result its adverse effects reduce. It is
not recommended to discontinue the treatment even if rapid improvement occurs.
Long term treatment is necessary.
Patients wearing contact lenses should not apply eye drops Cataxol as the
preservative may accumulate in soft contact lenses and have adverse action on
eye tissues. It is not allowed to touch dropper tip and surface, as it may
PREGNANCY AND LACTATION
The application of eye drops Cataxol by pregnant women is possible only under
prescription and strict medical supervision. Breast feeding should be
discontinued during treatment course.
15 ml plastic vial with dropping stopper and screw cap, supplied with guard
ring. Vial in carton box with packaging leaflet.