Apdrops PD Eye Drops

Apdrops PD Eye Drops

Ajanta Pharma
Uses of Apdrops PD Eye Drops:
Redness and swelling in the eye, Bacterial eye infections
Composition of Apdrops PD Eye Drops:
Prednisolone 1%w/v + Moxifloxacin 0.5%w/v
₹23.25
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MRP: ₹31
Product Details

SKU: PC-818
Product Description: Apdrops PD Eye Drops is manufactured by Ajanta Pharma
Packing: Piece
Condition: New
Sold by: Pulse Pharmacy India Pvt. Ltd.

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Uses

Prednisolone is generally used in treatment of allergy symptoms, asthma, eye disorders, nephrotic syndrome, rheumatic disorder, severe allergic reactions and skin disorders
Moxifloxacin is generally used in treatment of the treatment of bacterial infections. It is also used in infections of urinary tract, tonsils, sinus, nose, throat, female genital organ, skin and soft tissues, windpipe and lungs (pneumonia).

Side effects

  • Behavioural changes
  • Diabetes
  • Diarrhoea
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Increased risk of infection
  • Mood changes
  • Nausea
  • Reduction in bone density
  • Skin thinning
  • Stomach upset
  • Weight gain

How to use

Prednisolone is meant for external use only. Consume this medicine in the dosage and duration as per your doctors advise. For directions before use, please check the label. Hold the dropper close to the eye without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid. Wipe off extra liquid.
Moxifloxacin is meant for external use only.Consume this medicine in the dosage and duration as per your doctors advise. For directions before use, please check the label. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How it works

Prednisolone is a steroid. It blocks the production of some chemical messengers that cause inflammation, redness, swlling & other allergies in the body thereby improving the condition.
Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic. It prevents the division & repair of baterial cells thereby killing them to make the condition better.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Is Prednisolone an anti-inflammatory drug?
Prednisolone belongs to the class of corticosteroids which has anti-inflammatory properties (suppresses the inflammation associated with many diseases, for example, arthritis). Hence, Prednisolone is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.

Q. How long can I take Prednisolone for?
Prednisolone is safe to use if the dose is taken as prescribed for the prescribed duration as per the advice of the doctor. Do not halt the treatment or take the medication for the longer time than recommended by the doctor.

Q. Does Prednisolone contain penicillin?
Prednisolone refers to the group of medications namely steroids and does not contain penicillin.

Q. Does Prednisolone expire?
Obviously, Prednisolone expire. All the medicines come with an expiry date and its mandatory to check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before using any medicine.

Q. Is Prednisolone a pain-killer?
Prednisolone refers to a group of medications such as steroids that are anti-inflammatory in nature and help in the relief of pain associated with inflammation but not a painkiller..

Q. Is Prednisolone safe?
Prednisolone is safe to use if the dose is taken as prescribed for the prescribed duration as per the advice of the doctor.

Q. Is Prednisolone an immunosuppressant?
Prednisolone belongs to the class of corticosteroids and has immunosuppressant properties (suppresses the body’s immune system). Hence, Prednisolone is used for the treatment of a number of inflammatory and auto-immune conditions.

Q. Is Prednisolone a glucocorticoid?
Prednisolone is a glucocorticoid and refers to the class of medicines namely steroids (corticosteroids).

Q. Can I take Prednisolone with antibiotics?
It is necessary to adjust the dose of Prednisolone when taken along with certain antibiotics as it may decrease the effect of medication Prednisolone. Consult the doctor if you are about to take two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Prednisolone with paracetamol?
As of now, no drug-drug interactions have been clinically seen. So Prednisolone can be taken with paracetamol but to be in safer side consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Is $name stronger than amoxicillin?
Moxifloxacin and amoxicillin are two different antibiotics effective against a wide range of infection causing bacteria and have different mechanisms of action. A comparison between $name and amoxicillin cannot be drawn.

Q. Is Moxifloxacin strong?
Moxifloxacin which is a broad spectrum antibiotic kills a range of bacteria and used to work towards a variety of infections namely sinuses, airways, lungs, genital tract, abdominal infections, and infections of skin and eye. Moxifloxacin is safe to use if so it is used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as per the advice of the doctor.

Q. Is $name an antibiotic/ steroid/ penicillin / a sulfa drug?
Moxifloxacin is an antibiotic and not a steroid / penicillin / sulfa drug. It belongs to a class of drugs called fluoroquinolone antibiotics and kills a wide range of infection causing bacteria. It does not have chemical structure or effects similar to steroids. The chemical structure and mechanism of action of $name is different from sulfa drugs

Q. Is Moxifloxacin / Moxicip safe?
Moxifloxacin is safe to use if so it is used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as per the advice of the doctor.

Expert Advice

  • Prednisolone is used to treat a variety of conditions that require either reduction of inflammation or suppression of the immune system.Don't use it more often or for longer than advised by your doctor.Take it with food to avoid an upset stomach.Prednisolone can make it harder for you to fight off infections. Notify your doctor if you have any signs of infection such as a fever or sore throat.Side effects such as mood changes or stomach problems can happen when you start taking Prednisolone. Inform your doctor if this bothers you.Do not stop taking Prednisolone suddenly without talking to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.
  • Your doctor has prescribed Moxifloxacin to cure your infection and improve symptoms.Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better.Discontinue Moxifloxacin and inform your doctor immediately if you get a rash, itchy skin, swelling of face and mouth, or have difficulty in breathing.Diarrhea may occur as a side effect but should stop when your course is complete. Inform your doctor if it doesn't stop or if you find blood in your stools.Notify your doctor if you feel pain in your tendons, numbness, or tingling sensations.Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
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