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Drug information on Xurin Eye (Idoxuridine Ophthalmic) from Sunways (India) Pvt. Ltd.

Xurin Eye

Sunways (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Generic : Idoxuridine Ophthalmic
10 ml
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Drug Name : Idoxuridine Ophthalmic

Idoxuridine Ophthalmic(Herplex) generic Xurin Eye is an antiviral agent, prescribed for certain eye infections. It prevents the reproduction of the herpes simplex virus.
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Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017

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Medical Condition(s) for which Xurin Eye may be prescribed

Side effects of Xurin Eye

   Eye : Irritation, inflammation of the eye or eyelids, pain, sensitivity to light, itching and eye swelling.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

0.5% ophthalmic ointment: The recommended dosage is every 4 hours during day and once before bedtime.
As 0.1% solution: Instill 1 drop hourly. 4 times/day, continue treatment for at least 7 days.

How to use Xurin Eye?

It comes as eye drops to instill into the affected eyes.

When is Xurin Eye not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for Xurin Eye

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of other eye problems, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• Avoid long-term use.

Other Precautions for Xurin Eye

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Xurin Eye

Store it in the refrigerator but do not freeze.

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