With the defeat of both eyes first drop in the eye that is inflamed less. When the doctor several different drugs for each type of medication take a single pipette. Drops to enter the eye. To do this, simply hold the bottle with the medicine in hand for 2-3 minutes. Before the procedure, wash your hands with soap and water.
Drip drops in the eye easy. In the right hand take a bottle of medicine or a pipette with drops. Before the procedure, slightly bend your head back, and eyes were fixed on the up. Hold the pipette at a slight distance from the eye. Do not touch pipette lids and lashes, carry out the procedure very carefully.
The index finger of the left hand using a cotton swab or ball, pull down your lower eyelid, and the second hand put 1-2 drops of the solution on the mucosa of the lower eyelid. If eye drops are in a plastic bottle, its upper part normally ends with a dropper, and the drops instilled into the eyes directly from the bottle. You must make a hole in the top of the bottle.
In that case, when the medication is in the glass vial, is used for instillation of sterile pipettes. For each patient use a separate sterile pipette. Pipettes are sterilized by boiling for 40 minutes.
After instillation of the drug for 1-2 minutes, hold the eyelid is drawn to the medicine is quickly absorbed. Please note: in the fore part of the lower eyelid is the lacrimal point, which goes into the tear duct. If the medication gets into the lacrimal point and further into the canal, it is felt in the nasopharynx and the nose that causes discomfort. To avoid this, after backfilling it is necessary to press the index finger area of the inner corner of the eye.
The shelf life of the medication is always indicated on the label of the bottle. Typically, eye drops must be in a cool dark place. The shelf life after opening the bottle no more than 7 days. If you notice that medicine has changed color, there were flakes or residue, apply it is strictly prohibited!
To improve the actions of drugs that enhance its effects, we can recommend eye baths. In the tub, which you can buy at the pharmacy, to the brim, pour the warm solution medication. Gradually tilt your head, tightly clutching the tub to the eye, “bathe” it in the solution. To enhance the action of medicines, do eye movement up and down, left and right, circular motion clockwise. Duration of the procedure for 1-3 minutes. The use of eye baths will improve blood circulation and absorption of the drug.
How to drip eye drops? First you have to wash your hands. Drops are used sitting, standing or lying down. It's as you like it. There is no fundamental difference. The main thing that caught at least one drop. Pull the lower eyelid down, look up and insert into the formed between the eyelid and eyeball the space of 1-2 drops. More dribble makes no sense .
And how if affected both eyes? First drop in the eye that is inflamed or hurts less. If your doctor has prescribed a few different medications for each medication, have a separate pipette. Enter eye drops warm. To do this, simply hold the bottle in his fist two or three minutes. To avoid this, after instillation press the index finger of the inner corner of the eye. The shelf life of the medications listed on the bottle. Store eye drops in a cool dark place.
Advice 2: What drops drip in.
Drops conjunctivitis apply those aiming at the destruction of the causative agent. Use medicines strictly according to instructions and consult your doctor in the transition of the disease into a chronic form.
Before you start the treatment of conjunctivitis, it is necessary to ascertain the nature of the disease. The fact that conjunctivitis can be viral, bacterial and allergic. Accordingly, viral are caused by viruses, bacterial bacteria, and fungi, and allergic form of the disease may be the result of reaction of eye to allergens – pollen, dust, chemicals, wool, etc.
You can identify for themselves a particular kind of conjunctivitis the symptoms that it causes. So, the virus typically causes increased tearing and a slight accumulation of mucus. In most cases, affects only one eye. Accompanied by a bacterial infection in both eyes, causing profuse secretion of pus. And if you are prone to seasonal allergies, you can easily associate the appearance of conjunctivitis with exacerbation of his chronic disease.
In viral conjunctivitis, it is recommended to instill the eye drops such as "Florenal", "Guantan", "Floksal", "Sulfacetamide" and "Abrufen". The pattern of use and the dosage you are prescribed by a doctor, but in most cases drugs are used according to this scheme: 1-2 drops every 3-4 hours in acute inflammation and in the same dosage 3-4 times per day after improvement.
Antibiotic drops are effective against most gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, such as Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, etc. Of them the most popular "TOPEX", "Chloramphenicol", "Cipromed", "Tsiprolet", "Normaks", etc. Some drops can kill both bacteria and viruses, these include "Sulfacetamide", "Tsiprolet" and "Cipromed". Application circuit the same, but if you notice that the disease has already passed you have chronic and difficult to treat, contact your doctor. Only a specialist can properly assess your condition and prescribe the most effective in your case preparation.
With allergic conjunctivitis it is important to eliminate the reason for falling sick is the allergen that caused it, and then go to therapy eye drops. The most effective in this case are such drugs as "Patanol", "Allergodil", "Lekrolin", "claritin" and "good cough medicine".
Treatment in young children is the same, but you should pay attention to the age at which it is recommended to use something. Doctors most often prescribe "Chloramphenicol" and "Sulfacetamide". The last drop children don't like, since they can cause stinging and irritation to the delicate mucosa of children's eyes. Better buy at the pharmacy "Tsiprolet" or "Cipromed". And in between taking baby wash eyes with a decoction of chamomile or with a solution furatsilina.