What is Optrex Sore Eye Drops?
Optrex Sore Eye Drops are a form of treatment for eyes that have been exposed to the outside atmosphere, such as dust or smoke. Driving, as well as looking at computer screens for long periods, can also make the eyes sore. This treatment works by hydrating the eyes and giving them moisture that they need to prevent dryness and soreness.
Who is this Optrex Eye Drops treatment suitable for?
This eye treatment is suitable to be used by anyone who is feeling the effects of sore eyes. Anyone who is allergic to the ingredients contained in the eye drops. These are:
- Witch hazel
- Boric acid
- Benzalkonium chloride
- Purified water
Are children safe to use these Optrex Eye Drops?
Yes, this treatment can be used by children as well as adults.
Can someone who is pregnant or breastfeeding use these eye drops?
There is no known evidence of any problems when using these eye drops when pregnant or breastfeeding. Though it is recommended that you speak to a doctor before using.
Is it safe to use these Optrex Eye Drops when using any medication?
There are no known interactions between the ingredients of these eye drops and any other form of medication. If you are unsure about using this treatment, speak to a doctor or pharmacist before using.
How should Optrex Contact Lens Dry Eye Drops be used?
The recommended way of using these eye drops is as follows:
- Wash and dry hands thoroughly before use
- Tilt your head back and squeeze 1-2 drops into each eye
- Blink a few times to ensure that all of the eyes are covered
- Make sure that the top is secured correctly after use
When children are using these eye drops, ensure that they supervised at all times.
Are there any side effects?
A side effect will most likely be caused by an allergic reaction. If you experience any side effect, then speak to a doctor as soon as possible. If you discover any side effect, then you can report it. For more information about recording side effects to medication, please see the MHRA’s Yellow Card website.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
Store all medicines out of sight and reach of children.
Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
Please contact your GP if appropriate regarding this product.
- Ingredients Contains active ingredient Hamamelis Virginiana (Distilled Witch Hazel BPC 1 3% v/v). Also contains Purified Water, Boric Acid, Glycerin, Borax and Benzalkonium Chloride.
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