Eye drops "Taurine" - features of application
Eye drops "Taurine" are intended for the localand serve as a stimulant for reparative processes in the occurrence of senile, traumatic, radiation and diabetic cataracts, and are also used to treat the resulting corneal injuries and its dystrophy. Drops of "Taurine" have a metabolic effect on the human body.
The basis of this drug substanceis a sulfur-containing amino acid, formed during the process of processing cysteine in the human body. Eye drops "Taurine" stimulate repair and regeneration in the event of a cataract disease, accompanied by a disturbance of metabolism in the tissues of the eye. They are also used in the presence of diseases that have a dystrophic character.
Eye drops "Taurine" help to stimulateenergy and metabolic processes, they take part in the process of normalizing the work of cell membranes. Due to the use of this drug, nerve impulses pass better and a constant cytoplasm composition is maintained, this is due to the accumulation of trace elements such as K + and Ca2 +.
The composition of the drug eye drops "Taurine"
In appearance, this tool representsa liquid that does not have color. In 1 ml of this drug contains 40 mg of taurine, which is the main active substance. As auxiliary substances in these eye drops used methyl parahydroxybenzoate (nipagin), as well as water for injection.
Form of the preparation
As already understood from the description, this agentis released in the form of drops, which are in a polyethylene bottle with a capacity of 5 ml and 10 ml, on each bottle there is a stopper-dropper. Vials are packed in cardboard boxes and each is accompanied by an instruction for its use.
Eye drops "Taurine" - contraindications
The main contraindication, in which it is impossibleuse this drug, is the presence of increased sensitivity to the components that make up its composition. Also, it is not prescribed for patients under the age of 18 years.
If the drug is prescribed by a doctor, then it can beapply during lactation, as well as during pregnancy. But this should be done only in those cases when the expected effect from the drug significantly exceeds the likelihood of possible complications.
Recommended doses and route of administration
If a person has cataracts, then eye drops"Taurine" is used in the form of installations in the amount of 1-2 drops, up to 4 times a day for three months. If it is necessary to repeat the course of treatment, it can be done one month after the end of the previous course.
If treatment of dystrophic diseases or corneal injuries is performed, these drops should be taken in the doses described above, but there will be enough course duration not more than one month.
Possible side effects
The only side effects that can occur after applying such a drug as eye drops "Taurine" may be allergic reactions.
Especially sensitive to given eye dropsthere are people who have increased sensitivity to furosemide and inhibitors of carbonic anhydrase, as well as sulfonyl urea and thiazide diuretics.
With any other drugs Taurin does not enter into interaction.
According to the instruction, eye drops "Taurine" have a shelf life of 3 years and at the end of their use is strictly prohibited.
These drops are dispensed without a doctor's prescription. The temperature at which they should be stored should be within 8-20 ° C.
Due to the fact that each bottle is suppliedseparate dispenser-dropper and the fact that the technological process is observed in the production, bottling and packaging of eye drops, they are completely sterile and safe.