Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop Description:
Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop works by blocking pain signals from the peripheral nerves to brain which decreases the sensation of pain.
Propcaine 0.5% Eye Drop is used for Eye anesthesia.
Stinging in the eyes, Burning sensation in eye, Eye redness.
This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.
Is Propcaine an amide or ester?
Propcaine is an ester
Does Propcaine need to be refrigerated?
Yes, Propcaine needs to be refrigerated at 2?-8?C (36?- 46?F)
How long does Propcaine last?
With a single drop, the onset of anesthesia usually begins within 30 seconds and persists for 15 to 20 minutes.