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CELLUVISC Eye drops, solution (2014)

Active ingredients: Carmellose

Product Name and Form

Celluvisc 0.5% w/v, eye drops, solution, unit dose.

Pharmaceutical form

Eye drops, solution in single-dose container.

Clear, colourless to slightly yellow solution.

Qualitative and Quantitative Composition

1 ml contains 5mg carmellose sodium.

For the full list of excipients, see section 6.1.

Chemical substance
Description
Carmellose

Carmellose sodium has no pharmacological effect. Carmellose sodium has a high viscosity resulting in an increased retention time on the eye.

List of excipients

Sodium chloride
Sodium lactate
Potassium chloride
Calcium chloride dihydrate
Magnesium chloride hexahydrate
Sodium hydroxide or hydrochloric acid (for pH adjustment)
Purified water

Pack sizes and Marketing

0.4 ml in LDPE single-dose container.

Pack sizes: 5, 30 or 90 single-dose containers.

Not all pack sizes may be marketed.

Marketing authorization holder
Authorization dates

Allergan Pharmaceuticals Ireland, Castlebar Road, Westport, County Mayo, Ireland

21/05/2010

Marketing authorization number:

PL 41443/0011