Miscellaneous ocular agents:

Indications for HEALON5:

Eye surgery.

Adult Dosage:

Inject through a fine cannula into the eye. Amount varies depending on surgery, repeated inj may be required. One syringe of 0.6mL is usually sufficient in anterior segment surgery.

Children Dosage:

Not recommended.

HEALON5 Warnings/Precautions:

Single use only; reuse may cause inflammatory reaction. Glaucoma; consider prophylactic pressure-lowering treatment. Complete removal of soln necessary to avoid intraocular pressure peaks post-op.

See Also:

HEALON5 Classification:

Ophthalmic viscosurgical device.

HEALON5 Interactions:

Incompatibility, resulting in opalescence, between sodium hyaluronate and solutions containing quaternary ammonium ions (eg, detergents, benzalkonium chloride).

Adverse Reactions:

Transient rise in intraocular pressure, myopic shift (if product not completely removed).

How Supplied:

Syringe—1