Artelac Splash MDO

Artelac Splash MDO

sodium hyaluronate

Manufacturer:

Bausch & Lomb

Distributor:

Zuellig
/
Agencia Lei Va Hong
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Sodium hyaluronate.
Description
Artelac Splash MDO is a clear eye drop solution that contains 0.24% hyaluronic acid (as sodium hyaluronate).
The formulation possesses a very high tolerability as it is free of preservatives.
The formulation provides a fast and lasting relief of dry eye symptoms.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: Sodium chloride, potassium chloride, disodium phosphate dodecahydrate, sodium dihydrogen phosphate-dihydrate and water for injection.
Indications/Uses
What is the application of Artelac Splash MDO? Artelac Splash MDO is a product for instantly soothing and hydrating dry eyes. It naturally refreshes and calms the dry eyes relieving symptoms of tired, stressed, even teary eyes.
Artelac Splash MDO is suitable for the wetting and rewetting of both soft and rigid contact lenses during wearing and improves the comfort of the contact lenses noticeably, all day long.
When should Artelac Splash MDO be used? Artelac Splash MDO contains the natural moisturizer hyaluronic acid (as sodium hyaluronate), which is found in the structures of a healthy human eye and the natural tear film.
Artelac Splash MDO is designed to remain on the surface of the eye providing instant moisturization for all dry eye symptoms. It is an ideal product for everybody suffering from a range of mild and moderate symptoms of dry eyes such as tired, stressed, burning and/or tearing eyes.
Dosage/Direction for Use
How often and how long should Artelac Splash MDO be used? Instill one drop of Artelac Splash MDO into the eye as the need arises. It can be used every day and as often as the patient wants. There is no limit of duration of use.
Contraindications
Do not use the product in case of hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients.
Special Precautions
Local hypersensitivity reactions have been very rarely reported. Treatment should be discontinued in such cases. If the patient experiences persistent discomfort or irritation, stop using the product and consult the doctor.
Safety information for patients with severe damage of the cornea: In very rare cases deposits of calcium phosphate on the cornea were reported during treatment with phosphate-containing products for ophthalmic use.
Wait approximately 15 minutes before using another eye product.
Caution For Usage
How to use Artelac Splash MDO? The patented pump mechanism of Artelac Splash MDO allows the drop solution to be preservative free.
General note: Wash the hands before each use. Avoid contact of the tip of the bottle with the fingers or the eyes to prevent any possible contamination of the solution or injuries.
1. Before each use, remove the protective cap from the tip of the bottle with a rotating movement.
2. Before first use, and if the bottle has not been used for a while: Point the bottle with the tip downwards and press repeatedly the pump mechanism until a drop is released.
3. Hold the bottle as indicated: Place the thumb on the ergonomic thumb support and enclose the lower part with the fingers. Two fingers should be place on the bottom of the bottle.
4. Point the bottle with the tip downwards. Lean back slightly the head. Gently pull the lower eyelid down with a finger of the free hand, hold the bottle in a vertical position over the eyes. Press gently the pump mechanism together to apply one drop into the eye.
Close the eye afterwards and blink in order to optimally spread the drop on the surface of the eye.
5. Immediately after use, shake-off any possible residual drops and replace the protective cap on the tip of the bottle.
Due to the bottle design, a small amount of solution remains in the bottle. However, the specified filling volume can be completely removed from the bottle.
Important information about using Artelac Splash MDO: Please note that upon the first usage or after non-usage for a while, an initial pumping of the solution is necessary. By pumping the solution, the bottle should be kept with the dropper tip down.
Do not touch the eye surface with the tip of the bottle to prevent any possible injury of the eye surface or contamination of the solution.
Once opened, do not share the bottle with anyone else.
Careless use of the product contrary to the instructions for use could result in slipping the product from hand and may cause eye injury.
Discard the medical device after 6 months once opened.
Do not use after the use-by date.
Do not use if the package or bottle is damaged.
Artelac Splash MDO is filled in a bottle with small plastic parts that could be swallowed by small children. Danger of suffocation. Therefore, Artelac Splash MDO should be kept out of reach of children.
Storage
Store at a temperature of +1 - +25°C.
The eye drops are presented in the preservative free multi-dose system (PFMD). Once opened, it can be used for 6 months.
ATC Classification
S01KA01 - hyaluronic acid ; Belongs to the class of viscoelastic substances used as ophthalmologic surgical aids.
Presentation/Packing
Eye drops (preservative-free) 0.24% x 10 mL.
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