- Ciprofloxacin–Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
- Cyclobenzaprine Hydrochloride
- Drotaverine–Mefenamic Acid
- Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
- Ketorolac Tromethamine
- Ofloxacin–Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose
- Polymyxin B Sulfate–Bacitracin Zinc–Neomycin Sulfate
- Sodium Chloride
- Sodium Cromoglycate/Cromolyn
- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Nevanac* used for?
Generic for Nevanac* (Nepafenac) ophthalmic suspension is used to treat eye pain, irritation, swelling, and redness following cataract eye surgery. This eye drops belongs to a class of drugs known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. It works by blocking the production of certain natural substances (prostaglandins) in your body. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Nevanac*?
The dosage of Generic for Nevanac* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
Before using Generic for Nevanac* eye drops, wash your hands thoroughly.
Shake the bottle well before each dose. Do not let the dropper tip touch your eye or any other surface.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Nevanac*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to use Generic for Nevanac* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, use it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Nevanac*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Nevanac*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Nevanac*?
It may be noted that drugs other than those listed above may also interact with Generic for Nevanac*.
Usually drug interactions occur when it is taken with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Nevanac*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Nevanac* can interact with antiplatelet medications, blood thinners, and corticosteroid drugs.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Nevanac*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Nevanac* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Nevanac* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Nevanac* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Nevanac* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Nevanac* can cause side effects such as nausea, vomiting, headache, runny nose, eye redness, and increased sensitivity to light. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are using Generic for Nevanac*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Nevanac*?
Is it possible for me to use Generic for Nevanac* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I use Generic for Nevanac*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Nevanac*?
How will Generic for Nevanac* work in my body?
How should Generic for Nevanac* be used?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Nevanac* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Nevanac* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.