Eye drops in bottles of 5 ml.
Active ingredient: 4-Aminobenzoic acid 70 mсg/ml, 5 ml.
Inactive ingredients: sodium chloride and water for injections.
Application and dosage
Dosage for children and adults in case of acute viral eye diseases is 1-2 drops instilled into conjunctival cavity 6-8 times a day; it is recommended to continue drug administration for 3-5 days after symptoms elimination.
Dosage in case of degenerative diseases of retina and cornea and dry eye syndrome is 1-2 drops instilled into conjunctival cavity 3-4 times a day; the duration of treatment course is to be prescribed by a doctor.
Hypersensitivity to the components of the drug. As yet, there is no data on clinical trials of the drug use during pregnancy and lactation or in children. It is recommended to administer Actipol if the benefit of the drug outweighs the risks of treatment.
Conjunctival hyperemia and local allergic reactions.
The use of Actipol in combination with antiviral nucleosides (acyclovir, ganciclovir, fludarabine phosphate, etc.) and antibiotics enhances the therapeutic effect of the drug. Do not co-administer with sulfanilamides (albutsid) or with topically acting Enkad.
Store at dark place at a temperature not higher than 40C. Do not freeze. Keep out of the reach of children.
Shelf life is 2 years.
Actipol eye drops is an antiviral, antioxidant and immunomodulating topical medicine. Its antiviral effect is mainly due to the induction of endogenous interferons. Actipol’s active ingredient is 4-Aminobenzoic acid (para-aminobenzoic acid or PABA) which is an intermediate in the synthesis of folate (one of the B vitamins) mainly used against fibrotic skin disorders. As a nutritional supplement, PABA can be used in complex therapy of fatigue, irritability, depression, weeping eczema (moist eczema), scleroderma, patchy pigment loss in skin, and premature grey hair.
Apart from having a radioprotective effect, Actipol stimulates cornea regeneration. It does not have a teratogenic, mutagenic or embryotoxic impact.
The eye drops stabilize salt and water balance of mucosa and eliminate the swelling caused by a viral infection. Actipol helps adjust to wearing contact lenses and comforts the eyes. The drug is only active on damaged or injured tissues without affecting healthy ones.