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Published: 11/2014

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
PRANOPROFEN Ophthalmic Solution 0.1% "NISSIN"
 Active ingredient:
Pranoprofen
 Dosage form:
limpid and colorless ophthalmic solution
 Print on wrapping:
プラノプロフェン点眼液0.1%「日新」

Effects of this medicine

This medicine shows anti-inflammatory effects by suppressing prostaglandin biosynthesis.
It is usually used to relieve symptoms of inflammatory diseases in external and anterior eye such as blepharitis, conjunctivitis, keratitis, and postoperative inflammation.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reactions (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you are wearing contact lenses.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, apply 1 to 2 drops at a time, 4 times a day. The dosage may be adjusted according to the symptoms. Strictly follow the instructions.
  • If you miss a dose, apply a dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. You should not use two doses at one time.
  • If you accidentally use more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop using this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include rash, hives, contact dermatitis, irritation, conjunctival congestion, itch, redness/swelling in the eyelids, blepharitis, eye discharge, lacrimation, diffuse superficial keratitis, foreign body sensation in eyes, conjunctival edema and airway stenosis. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
No pertinent entries.
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out of the reach of children. Store in a shaded bag, away from heat and moisture.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

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For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.