|Therapeutic Class:||Ophthalmic Anti-fungal Products|
|Last Updated:||2020-11-21 18:15:00|
Aristen Eye Ointment contains Clotrimazole (Eye). Aristen uses:
Clotrimazole Sterile Eye Ointment is indicated for the treatment of fungal keratitis due to filamentous fungi and Candida species.
Aristen Eye Ointment contains Clotrimazole (Eye) 1%. Aristen doses:
Adult: It should be applied thinly and evenly to the conjunctival sac every 4 hours daily or as advised by a physician.
Children: Safety and effectiveness in children have been established for Clotrimazole when used as indicated and in the recommended dosage.
Rarely patients may experience burning or irritation immediately after applying the ointment.
Clotrimazole kills fungi and yeasts by interfering with their cell membranes. It works by stopping the production of ergosterol, which is an essential component of fungal cell membranes resulting in increased membrane permeability and leakage of essential constituents of the fungal cells.
If irritation or sensitivity develops with the use of Clotrimazole ointment, treatment should be discontinued.
Pregnancy category B. There are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women during the first trimester of pregnancy. Clotrimazole should be used only if clearly indicated during the first trimester of pregnancy.
It is not known whether this drug is excreted in human milk, caution should be exercised when Clotrimazole is used by a nursing woman.
Clotrimazole ointment is contraindicated in individuals sensitive to its components.
Aristen Eye Ointment price in Bangladesh 77.00