Optimmune Ophthalmic Ointment

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Optimmune Ophthalmic Ointment

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  • 0.2% 3.5 gram Tube
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Optimmune Ophthalmic Ointment is a sterile eye ointment containing cyclosporine, which helps to treat keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS or dry eye) in dogs. It reduces inflammation, stimulates tear production, and helps to reduce damage to the tear glands. It contains cyclosporine, which has broad anti-inflammatory effects that help to reduce damage to the tear glands while also stimulating tear production. Optimmune Ophthalmic Ointment also reduces eye inflammation. It requires a prescription from your veterinarian.

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PRODUCT OVERVIEW

WHAT IS OPTIMMUNE OPHTHALMIC OINTMENT?
Optimmune Ophthalmic Ointment is a sterile eye ointment containing cyclosporine, which helps to treat keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS or dry eye) in dogs. It reduces inflammation, stimulates tear production, and helps to reduce damage to the tear glands. This product requires a prescription from your veterinarian.
FOR:
Dogs

HOW DOES OPTIMMUNE OPHTHALMIC OINTMENT WORK?

BENEFITS:
•Can increase natural tear production

•Reduces inflammation

SIDE EFFECTS:
Serious side effects are not expected. Some burning, redness, tearing, discharge, pain, itching, stinging, or blurring of the vision may occur.

INSTRUCTIONS

CARE INSTRUCTIONS:
The tube opening is sterile. Do not touch the tube opening to any surface, including eyes and hands. If the opening becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in the eye(s). For dogs of all weights, remove debris from eye(s) with a nonirritating solution. The sterile ointment is usually applied as a 1/4 inch strip to the lower eyelid(s) every 12 hours. Wash your hands prior to using the eye ointment.
DIRECTIONS:
Use As Directed

DOSAGE

DOGS:
•All Weights: Administer by removing debris from eye(s) with a nonirritating solution. The sterile ointment is usually applied as a 1/4 inch strip to the lower eyelid(s) every 12 hours. Wash your hands prior to using the eye ointment.
CATS:
•DO NOT USE!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

QUESTIONS:
1. What is the most important thing I should know about this product?

2. How does this product work?

3. How should this product be given?

4. What should I be cautious of with this product?

5. What ingredients are in this product?

ANSWERS:
1. Optimmune Ophthalmic Ointment is an immunosuppressive agent used to reduce inflammation in the eye(s). It is used to treat chronic dry eye (KCS, keratoconjunctivitis sicca) that may be caused by inflammation. It is FDA approved for veterinary use in dogs only. This product is a prescription medication available as a sterile eye ointment. Do not touch the tube opening to any surface, including eyes and hands. The tube opening is sterile. If it becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in the eye.

2. This product contains cyclosporine, which has broad anti-inflammatory effects that help to reduce damage to the tear glands while also stimulating tear production. It also reduces eye inflammation.

3. The tube opening is sterile. Do not touch the tube opening to any surface, including eyes and hands. If the opening becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in the eye(s). For dogs of all weights, remove debris from eye(s) with a nonirritating solution. The sterile ointment is usually applied as a 1/4 inch strip to the lower eyelid(s) every 12 hours. Wash your hands prior to using the eye ointment. 

4. Do not touch the tube opening to any surface, including eyes or hands. This medication may cause blurred vision. Avoid using other eye medications unless approved by your veterinarian.

5. The active ingredients are 2 mg Cyclosporine USP, Petrolatum USP, Corn Oil NF, Petrolatum and Lanolin Alcohol.

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