Extralube Eye Drop

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  • Manufactured by: Micro Labs Ltd
  • Contains / Salt: Carboxymethylcellulose (5 mg/ml)
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
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    Extralube Information

    Extralube is a prescription drug, available for use as Drops. It is primarily used for the treatment of Dry Eye Syndrome.

    The optimal dosage of Extralube is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

    Some other side effects of Extralube have been listed ahead. These side effects of Extralube are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. Please speak with your doctor if these side effects worsen or persist for a longer duration.

    In addition, Extralube's effect is Mild during pregnancy and Mild for lactating mothers. It is important to know if Extralube has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Extralube related warnings section.

    The section on Extralube contraindications lists all such conditions.

    Additionally, Extralube may also adversely react with other medicines. See below for a complete list.

    In addition to the above precautions for Extralube, it is important to know that it is safe while driving, and is habit-forming.



    Extralube Benefits & Uses

    Extralube is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Extralube Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Dry Eye Syndrome
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 drop
    • Dosage Route: Ophthalmic
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Dry Eye Syndrome
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 drop
    • Dosage Route: Ophthalmic
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Dry Eye Syndrome
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 drop
    • Dosage Route: Ophthalmic
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Dry Eye Syndrome
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 1 drop
    • Dosage Route: Ophthalmic
    • Frequency: 4 daily
    • Course Duration: 7 days
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Extralube Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Extralube safe for pregnant women?


      Extralube has mild to no side effects in pregnant women.

      Mild
    • Is the use of Extralube safe during breastfeeding?


      Extralube may have very limited harmful effects for breastfeeding women.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Extralube on the Kidneys?


      Extralube is completely safe for kidneys.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Extralube on the Liver?


      Extralube does not damage the liver.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Extralube on the Heart?


      You can take Extralube without any fear of damage to the heart.

      Safe


    Extralube Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Extralube unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Extralube

    • Is this Extralube habit forming or addictive?


      Forming a habit of Extralube has not been reported.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Extralube does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, Extralube is safe for use.

      Safe
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, Extralube cannot treat any kind of mental disorder.

      No

    Extralube Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Extralube


      You can take Extralube with food.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Extralube


      Information about the interaction of Extralube and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

      Unknown


    Frequently asked Questions about Extralube

    Question over 5 years ago

    How does Extralube work?

    Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

    Extralube contain carboxymethylcellulose which exerts its action by its physical properties which give lubricant effect and also increase the resident time in the eye by increasing the tear viscosity that lower the symptoms of tear deficiency (Dry Eye).

    Question over 5 years ago

    Can I take Extralube without consulting a doctor?

    Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, you can use Extralube without consulting a doctor because it is an over the counter (OTC) drug which can be taken without a prescription.

    Question over 5 years ago

    Is Extralube safe to use?

    Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Extralube is safe to use. However, few side effects have been observed such as eye pain, increased lacrimation, and eye swelling. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Can Extralube cause blurry vision?

    ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Extralube can cause temporary blurry vision. It is a common side effect of this drug. If you experience blurry vision then do not drive any vehicle or use operate any machinery until the symptoms are cleared.

    Question over 5 years ago

    What is Extralube?

    Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

    Extralube is a brand name of carboxymethylcellulose. It is an over the counter (OTC) drug that belongs to the class of eye lubricant or artificial tears. It is used in the treatment of dry eye syndrome which causes symptoms such as dryness of eye, burning, and eye pain.



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