Clear Eyes Redness Relief
Generic Name: Naphazoline (Ophthalmic) (naf AZ oh leen)
Brand Name: Clear Eyes Redness Relief, GoodSense Redness Relief Plus
Uses of Clear Eyes Redness Relief:
- It is used to ease allergy signs.
- It is used to treat eye irritation.
What do I need to tell my doctor BEFORE I take Clear Eyes Redness Relief?
- If you have an allergy to naphazoline or any other part of Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)).
- If you are allergic to any drugs like this one, any other drugs, foods, or other substances. Tell your doctor about the allergy and what
signs you had, like rash; hives; itching; shortness of breath; wheezing; cough; swelling of face, lips, tongue, or throat; or any other signs.
- If you have taken certain drugs for depression or Parkinson's disease in the last 14 days. This includes isocarboxazid, phenelzine,
tranylcypromine, selegiline, or rasagiline. Very high blood pressure may happen.
This is not a list of all drugs or health problems that interact with Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)).
Tell your doctor and pharmacist about all of your drugs (prescription or OTC, natural products, vitamins) and health problems. You must check
to make sure that it is safe for you to take Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)) with all of your drugs and health problems. Do not start, stop, or change the dose of
any drug without checking with your doctor.
What are some things I need to know or do while I take Clear Eyes Redness Relief?
- Tell all of your health care providers that you take Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)). This includes your doctors, nurses, pharmacists, and dentists.
- Use care when driving or doing other tasks that call for clear eyesight.
- This medicine may cause harm if swallowed. If Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)) is swallowed, call a doctor or poison control center right away.
- Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant. You will need to talk about the benefits and risks of using Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic))
while you are pregnant.
- Tell your doctor if you are breast-feeding. You will need to talk about any risks to your baby.
How is this medicine (Clear Eyes Redness Relief) best taken?
Use Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)) as ordered by your doctor. Read all information given to you. Follow all instructions closely.
- For the eye only.
- Wash your hands before use.
- Do not use if solution changes color.
- Do not use if the solution is cloudy, leaking, or has particles.
- Take out contact lenses before using Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)). Talk with your doctor to see if contact lenses may be put back in after you use Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)).
Do not put contacts back in if your eyes are irritated or infected.
- Do not touch the container tip to the eye, lid, or other skin.
- Tilt your head back and drop drug into the eye.
- After use, keep your eyes closed. Put pressure on the inside corner of the eye. Do this for 1 to 2 minutes. This keeps the drug in your
- Put the cap back on after you are done using your dose.
What do I do if I miss a dose?
- If you use Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)) on a regular basis, use a missed dose as soon as you think about it.
- If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time.
- Do not use 2 doses at the same time or extra doses.
- Many times Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)) is used on an as needed basis. Do not use more often than told by the doctor.
What are some side effects that I need to call my doctor about right away?
WARNING/CAUTION: Even though it may be rare, some people may have very bad and sometimes deadly side effects when taking a drug. Tell your
doctor or get medical help right away if you have any of the following signs or symptoms that may be related to a very bad side effect:
- Signs of an allergic reaction, like rash; hives; itching; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin with or without fever; wheezing;
tightness in the chest or throat; trouble breathing, swallowing, or talking; unusual hoarseness; or swelling of the mouth, face, lips, tongue,
- Change in eyesight, eye pain, or very bad eye irritation.
What are some other side effects of Clear Eyes Redness Relief?
All drugs may cause side effects. However, many people have no side effects or only have minor side effects. Call your doctor or get medical
help if any of these side effects or any other side effects bother you or do not go away:
- Larger pupils.
- Eye irritation.
These are not all of the side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, call your doctor. Call your doctor for medical
advice about side effects.
You may report side effects to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088. You may also report side effects at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch.
If OVERDOSE is suspected:
If you think there has been an overdose, call your poison control center or get medical care right away. Be ready to tell or show what was
taken, how much, and when it happened.
How do I store and/or throw out Clear Eyes Redness Relief?
- Store at room temperature.
- Keep all drugs in a safe place. Keep all drugs out of the reach of children and pets.
- Throw away unused or expired drugs. Do not flush down a toilet or pour down a drain unless you are told to do so. Check with your
pharmacist if you have questions about the best way to throw out drugs. There may be drug take-back programs in your area.
Consumer information use
- If your symptoms or health problems do not get better or if they become worse, call your doctor.
- Do not share your drugs with others and do not take anyone else's drugs.
- Keep a list of all your drugs (prescription, natural products, vitamins, OTC) with you. Give this list to your doctor.
- Talk with the doctor before starting any new drug, including prescription or OTC, natural products, or vitamins.
- Some drugs may have another patient information leaflet. Check with your pharmacist. If you have any questions about Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline (ophthalmic)), please talk
with your doctor, nurse, pharmacist, or other health care provider.
- If you think there has been an overdose, call your poison control center or get medical care right away. Be ready to tell or show what was
taken, how much, and when it happened.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
More about Clear Eyes Redness Relief (naphazoline ophthalmic)
- Side Effects
- Drug Interactions
- Pricing & Coupons
- Drug class: ophthalmic antihistamines and decongestants
- FDA Alerts (2)
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Medically reviewed by USARx EDITORIAL TEAM Last updated on 1/1/2020.
Source: Drugs.com Clear Eyes Redness Relief (www.drugs.com/cdi/clear-eyes-redness-relief.html).