The medicine belongs to the farm group -antiviral interferons. It is used for eye diseases: keratitis, iridocyclitis, conjunctivitis, corneal ulcer. The severity of the therapeutic effect in the treatment of eye diseases of the virus etiology of Ophthalmoferon, the instruction causes unique properties of its complex composition. Provides anti-inflammatory, antiproliferative effect and has a pronounced effect of suppressing viruses. Diphenhydramine, which is present in the drops, acts as an antihistaminic, anti-allergic, anti-edematous agent, which is necessary for the defeat of the conjunctiva and the cornea with an acute viral infection. Boric acid has antibacterial action, since viral damage to the eye is often accompanied by infection with bacterial microflora, as a secondary infection. Polymers of eye drops prolong the action of the drug and are an "artificial tear" of Ophthalmoferon. The instruction indicates a broad horizon of the antiviral activity of the drug and its anti-inflammatory, immunomodulating, antimicrobial, local anesthetic and regenerative action.
Composition: in 1 cm3 of the drug contains interferonhuman recombinant & -2b - not less than 10000 IU, dimedrola 0.001 g, boric acid 0.0031 g, polyvinylpyrrolidone 0.01 g, polyethylene oxide 0.05 g, trilon B 0.0004 g, hypromellose 0.003 g , sodium chloride 0.004 g, sodium acetate 0.007 g.
Indications for use Ophthalmoferon: Instructions for use indicate that the drugis used in the development of the following eye diseases: hemorrhagic (enteroviral), adenoviral, herpetic conjunctivitis; herpetic, adenoviral keratitis; herpetic stromal keratitis with ulceration and without ulceration of the cornea; adenoviral, herpetic keratoconjunctivitis; herpetic uveitis; herpetic keratouveitis with ulceration and without; syndromes of the "dry eye" of various etiologies. Used for prophylaxis in pre- and postoperative period with keratoplastic operations. It is indicated in laser refractive surgery to prevent swelling and inflammation, as well as for the corneal lubrication.
Contraindications to the drug Ophthalmoferon: Eye drops do not prescribe for individual intolerance to the components of the drug, increased intraocular pressure.
Side effect of drops Ophthalmoferon: Instruction informs about good transferthe preparation with eye tissues and the absence of side effects. Local toxic or allergic reaction to the drug was not clinically detected. Complaints about the irritating effect of drops Ophthalmoferon from patients is not documented.
Method of application of eye drops Ophthalmoferon: Instruction indicates - the drug in the acute stagediseases are applied in the form of instillations to the surface of the eyes in the amount of 1-2 drops several times a day, in some cases up to 8 times. With a decrease in inflammation, the number of instillations is reduced to 2 or 3 per day. The course of therapy lasts until the elimination of symptoms of defeat. Duration of treatment is determined by the type of disease and the degree of its severity.
Special instructions: Ophthalmoferon has been exposedexperimental medical and biological and clinical research at the Institute. Helmholtz. It is determined that the use of the drug leads to a reduction in the timing of the elimination of the follicular reaction in the case of adenoviral conjunctivitis, causes the disappearance of edema and hyperemia, accelerates the regression of subepithelial infiltrates in the defeat of epidemic keratoconjunctivitis. In the treatment of herpetic keratitis with drops of Ophthalmoferon, recovery was noted for shorter periods, compared with the use of leukocyte preparation Interferon, which is derived from human blood.
Storage conditions: Storage at an air temperature of 2-8 ° C in a moisture-free place protected from light.
Order of the drug release eye drops Ophthalmoferon: on prescription.</ p>