sodium hyaluronate




Metro Drug
Full Prescribing Info
Sodium hyaluronate.
0.1%: Hialid 0.1% is a clear, colorless, viscous, sterile, aqueous ophthalmic solution which contains sodium hyaluronate at a concentration of 1 mg/mL. It also contains ε-aminocaproic acid, disodium edetate hydrate and benzalkonium chloride as additives. Its pH is 6.0-7.0 and its osmolar ratio 0.9-1.1.
0.3%: Hialid is a clear, colorless, viscous and sterile ophthalmic solution. It has pH of 6.0-7.0 and osmotic pressure ratio of 0.9-1.1.
Composition: Purified sodium hyaluronate, sodium chloride, propylene glycol, ε-aminocaproic acid, disodium edetate hydrate, benzalkonium chloride, sodium hydroxide, dilute hydrochloric acid and purified water.
Hialid is indicated for the treatment of dry eyes or severe keratoconjunctival epithelial injury associated with the following disease or causes: Endogenous diseases such as Sjogren's syndrome, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, dry eye syndrome, and other diseases.
Exogenous diseases caused by surgery, drugs, trauma, contact lens wearing, and other causes.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Instill one drop, 5-6 times daily. The dosage should be modified according to the symptom.
0.3%: For ophthalmic use only. At time of administration, be careful not to touch the tip of the bottle to the eye directly in order to avoid the contamination of the product. This product must not be used when wearing soft contact lenses.
Adverse Reactions
0.1%: If the following adverse reactions are observed, appropriate measures such as discontinuing should be taken. (See table).

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0.3%: If ophthalmic or hypersensitivity symptoms are observed such as itching, irritation, conjunctivitis, conjunctival injection, corneal lesion such as keratitis superfacialis diffusa, foreign body sensation, blepharitis, and eyelid dermatitis, appropriate measures such as discontinuing administration should be taken.
If the patient notices any side effect that is not listed previously, please inform the doctor or pharmacist.
Caution For Usage
0.1%: This tip of the eyedropper must not come in contact with the eyes at the time of application.
This product must not be used when wearing soft contact lenses.
0.1%: Store at temperatures not exceeding 30°C. 0.3%: Store below 30°C in a tight container.
ATC Classification
S01XA20 - artificial tears and other indifferent preparations ; Belongs to the class of other ophthalmologicals.
0.1%:Rx; 0.3%:Non-Rx
Ophth soln 0.1% x 5 mL x 1's. 0.3% x 5 mL x 1's.
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