Nevanac (nepafenac ophthalmic suspension) is a prescription eye drop used to treat inflammation and pain associated with cataract surgery. Nepafenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDS). It works by blocking certain natural substances (prostaglandins) in your body that cause pain and swelling. Use Nevanac eye drops exactly as prescribed for you.
Nepafenac Ophthalmic can be also used in eye problems in cats and ivermectin toxicosis in dogs. Click this video to see how to administer eye medications to cat.
Canadian Pharmacy King currently stock the brand name Nevanac Opht. Suspension manufactured by Alcon in Canada and India. The generic Nepafenac is manufactured by Sun Pharma in India. The dosage of Nevanac is 5 ml containing 0.1% of Nepafenac.
The common Nevanac side effects include eye redness and headache. Many patients using this medication do not any serious side effects. Notify your doctor promptly if any of these unlikely but serious effects occur: eye discharge, eye pain, eye watering, vision changes.
Do not use Nevanac if you are allergic to Nepafenac or any ingredients in this medication. Before using Nevanac eye drops, tell your doctor all your medical history, including:
• If you are allergic to ASA or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs)
• If you have aspirin-sensitive asthma
• If you have a bleeding problem
• If you have diabetes
• If you have other eye problems and previous eye surgery
• If you have nasal polyps
• If you have rheumatoid arthritis
Do not use wear contact lenses while you are on Nevanac eye drops. Speak with your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any of the prescriptions and non-prescription medications, especially: other NSAIDs, corticosteroid eye drops, warfarin, etc. Consult with your doctor if you are pregnant or brestfeeding.