Opticrom Allergy Eye Drops 5ml
It works by stopping the release of the natural substances in your eyes that can lead to an allergic reaction. Signs of an allergic reaction include itchy, watery, red or inflamed eyes and puffy eyelids.
These symptoms occur usually in the late spring or early summer when pollen from grasses or trees comes into contact with the eyes of people who are sensitive to them. This condition is sometimes called ‘hayfever eyes’ or by its medical term: seasonal allergic conjunctivitis.
Opticrom Allergy Eye Drops can be used by anyone aged 6 years of age and over. If you are allergic to the active ingredient sodium cromoglicate then do not use these eye drops. It is also not recommended for use if you are allergic to the other ingredients that are found in Opticrom Allergy Eye Drops, which are:
- Disodium edetate
- Benzalkonium chloride
- Purified water
When using eye drops, it is recommended that you do not wear contact lenses.
The recommended amount of times you use this medication is one or two eye drops in each eye four times a day. Speak to your doctor to make sure you get the best treatment possible.
The potential side effects when using eye drops include blurred vision or mild irritation of the eyes, such as burning or stinging. Any side effect should not last for more than a few minutes after use.
You do not need a prescription for Opticrom Eye Drops.