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Hycosan Original Lubricating Eye Drops
Hycosan Original are lubricating eye drops used to treat mild to moderate symptoms of dry eyes and to help soothe irritation caused by contact lenses.
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Hycosan Original Information
What is Hycosan Original?
Hycosan Original are preservative-free eye drops that contain a naturally occurring solution of 0.1% Sodium Hyaluronate used to calm and soothe irritation caused by mild to moderate dry eyes.
These lubricating eye drops can be used for up to 6 months after they have first been opened and are the perfect choice for anyone that suffers from irritation due to day-to-day wear of contact lenses.
What is Hycosan Original used for?
Symptoms of dry eyes are a common complaint that can range from mild itching, irritation and stinging to redness, blurred vision and light sensitivity. Hycosan Original eye drops help to lubricate the surface of the eye to settle these symptoms to leave your eyes feeling more comfortable.
If you are unsure if you are suffering from symptoms of dry eyes it is recommended that you discuss these with a doctor or pharmacist to ensure you get the right treatment for you.
How does Hycosan Original work?
Hycosan Original lubricating eye drops contain 0.1% of the ingredient Sodium Hyaluronate. This substance occurs naturally in the body and when used to treat dry eyes it hydrates the tear film over the surface of the eye helping to soothe irritation and protect them from further moisture loss.
Hycosan Original warnings
- Hycosan Original is for use in the eyes only. Do not swallow
- Do not use this product if it has been open for more than 6 months
- Keep out of reach of children
- After each application, your vision may become temporarily blurry. This should resolve quickly as the drops are absorbed
Hycosan Original in Pregnancy and Breastfeeding
You must speak to a doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Hycosan Original dosage
Hycosan Original eye drops are for use in the eyes only. Do not swallow.
Insert 1 drop into the affected eye or eyes 3 - 4 times a day. Most people will find this offers adequate comfort and healing, but it can be used more frequently if needed.
How to use Hycosan Original
- Wash your hands before and after use.
- Remove the cap from the bottle.
- Tilt your head back slightly and pull your lower lid down to form a pocket.
- Place your thumb at the top next to the applicator tip and 2 fingers on the base,
- Hold the bottle upside down near to your eye, without touching your eye. Apply pressure to the bottle to release one drop.
- Close your eyes for 1 minute to help the drop absorb.
- Repeat in the other eye and then replace the cap.
If you are using other eye medication at the same time as these drops, you should wait 30 minutes before applying Hycosan Original.
Please make sure you follow the directions for use that are printed on each box. If you have, however, been prescribed these Hycosan by a doctor you should follow the instructions they have given to you.
Hycosan Original ingredients
Each bottle 7.5ml of Hycosan Original contains: 7.5 mg of Sodium Hyaluronate
Hycosan Original side effects
It is very uncommon for people to develop side effects whilst using Hycosan Original. However, in the unlikely event that you develop localised irritation to the eye or eyes in which you have applied this product you should stop using it straight away. If your symptoms do not improve, speak to a doctor for advice.