Overview

The ophthalmic form of Pilocar Eye Drops medicine is used in the treatment of narrow-angle glaucoma, a condition that occurs suddenly when the iris is pulled or pushed forward and there is a fluid build up behind the iris.

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Pack Size Price Qty Price Per Unit Addtocart
1 Eye Drop/s $3.00 $3.00
3 Eye Drop/s $8.00 $2.67
6 Eye Drop/s $15.00 $2.50
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Pilocar Eye Drops

Pilocar Eye Drops is a cholinergic agonist used for the treatment of abnormal dryness of the mouth (xerostomia) in patients undergoing radiotherapy for head and neck cancer and in patients with Sjogren's syndrome, a condition that affects the immune system and causes dryness of mouth and eyes.

The drug increases the production of sweat and saliva; therefore it is very important to remain hydrated throughout the day. There are some usual side effects which may include headaches, nausea, slight dizziness, increased urination, chills, runny nose, cough and mucous congestion, some joint and muscle pain. The serious side effects which need medical attention are, change of voice, trouble in swallowing, swelling of joints, shortness of breath and change in heartbeat.

Drug = Pilocarpine

Strength = 2%

Manufacture = FDC Ltd.

How to take

Take Pilocar Eye Drops in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.      

Dosage

Pilocar 1% Eye Drop

Pilocar 2% Eye Drop

Pilocar 4% Eye Drop

Side effects

Increased sweating

Tremors

Nausea and vomiting

Diarrhea

Troubled breathing

Watering of mouth

Eye pain

Blurred vision

Eye irritation

Headache

Chills

Runny Nose

Frequent urination

Dizziness

Weakness

Warning

Pregnancy - Pilocar Eye Drops medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using Pilocar Eye Drops medicine.

Breast-feeding - Pilocar Eye Drops medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before using Pilocar Eye Drops medicine. Your doctor may prescribe a safer alternative based on your clinical condition. If the medicine is used, monitor the infant closely for any adverse effects.

Uses

Pilocar Eye Drops medicine is used for the treatment of abnormal dryness of the mouth (xerostomia) in patients undergoing radiotherapy for head and neck cancer and in patients with a Sjogren's syndrome, condition that affects the immune system and causes dryness of mouth and eyes.

The ophthalmic form of Pilocar Eye Drops medicine is used in the treatment of narrow-angle glaucoma, a condition that occurs suddenly when the iris is pulled or pushed forward and there is a fluid build up behind the iris.

More Information
Equivalent Brand Pilocar
Manufacturer FDC Ltd
Strength 0.2%
Generic Name Tadalafil and Depoxetine
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