Special instructions If it is necessary to simultaneously use other ophthalmic medications (eye drops, etc.), the interval between the use of taurine and other drugs should be at least 10-15 minutes.
Influence on the ability to drive vehicles and mechanisms The use of the drug does not affect the management of vehicles and engaging in potentially dangerous activities that require increased concentration of attention and speed of psychomotor reactions.
In patients with glaucoma (open-angle), a significant increase in the hypotensive effect of p-blockers (butylaminohydroxypropoxy-phenoxymethyl methyloxadiazole or timolol maleate) was noted in the case of combined use with taurine. The effect is enhanced by increasing the coefficient of ease of outflow and reducing the production of watery moisture.
Taurine is a sulfur-containing amino acid formed in the body during the conversion of cysteine. Anti-cataract agent, has a metabolic effect. It stimulates the processes of repair and regeneration in diseases of a dystrophic nature and diseases accompanied by a sharp violation of the metabolism of eye tissues. It helps to normalize the functions of cell membranes, activate energy and metabolic processes, preserve the electrolyte composition of the cytoplasm due to the accumulation of K" and Ca2+, improve the conditions for conducting a nerve impulse.
When applied topically, systemic absorption is low.
The drug is used as part of complex therapy. Corneal dystrophy: cataract (senile, diabetic, traumatic,
radiation); corneal injury (as a stimulator of reparative processes).
Primary open-angle glaucoma (in combination with p-blockers (to improve the outflow of intraocular fluid)).
Increased individual sensitivity to the components of the drug, children's age (up to 18 years).
With caution, there is no data.
Use during pregnancy and during breastfeeding
The administration of the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding is possible only if the intended benefit to the mother exceeds the potential risk to the fetus or child.
There are no data on overdose.
Allergic reactions are possible.
If the side effects indicated in the instructions worsen, or you notice any other side effects not specified in the instructions, inform your doctor about it.