I-Bion

I-Bion

Manufacturer:

Phil Inter Pharma

Distributor:

Zizawa Healthcare
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Eye Health Formula.
Description
Each soft capsule contains: Active ingredient: Lutein 2.5mg, Zeaxanthin 0.5mg, Natural Vitamin E 100IU, Vitamin A 1000IU.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: Soybean oil, Palm oil, Partially hydrogenated soybean oil, White beeswax, Lecithin oil, Gelatin, Concentrated glycerin, Ethyl vanillin, Propyl paraben, Methyl paraben, D-sorbitol 70%, Iron oxide yellow, Iron oxide red, Iron oxide black, Titanium dioxide and Purified water.
Action
Pharmacology: Lutein and zeaxanthin are carotenoids that have antioxidant property and are found in the eyes, particularly in the macula and the lens. Lutein can not be made internally in the body and therefore must be obtained from the diet.
Lutein, zeaxanthin together with vitamin A and vitamin E may protect the organisms against age-related macula degeneration.
Pharmacokinetics: Vitamin A, vitamin E and carotenoid (lutein, zeaxanthin) are absorbed when administered with fat meals via enterocyte. It is easily absorbed via bile salts. The drug is mainly stored in liver and excreted in faeces and urine.
Indications/Uses
To provide nutrient for vision; to protect against dry eye, blurred vision. To prevent chronic eye diseases: cataract, age-related macula degeneration (AMD).
Dosage/Direction for Use
For adults: take one capsule, twice daily, preferably with a meal.
Overdosage
No reported.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to any components of this drug.
Pregnancy and lactation.
Special Precautions
The administration of doses of vitamin E at 400 IU per day for long periods may lead to toxicity.
Side Effects
Sometimes, it may cause light gastrointestinal disturbances.
Inform the doctor or pharmacist in case of any adverse reactions related to drug use.
Drug Interactions
In order to avoid possible interactions between several drugs, the patient must always tell the doctor or pharmacist of any other treatment in progress.
Storage
In a dry and cool place, below 30°C. Protect from light.
Shelf Life: 36 months from manufacturing date.
ATC Classification
S01XA - Other ophthalmologicals ; Used in ophthalmic preparations.
Presentation/Packing
Soft cap 3 x 10's, 10 x 10's.
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