Iridium® Gauzes - Fidia Farmaceutici S.p.A.

IRIDIUM® Gauzes
IRIDIUM® Baby Gauzes

FOR THE OCULAR HYGIENE IN ADULTS AND BABIES

DESCRIPTION

Iridium® Gauzes and Iridium® Baby Gauzes are 100 % cotton fabric soaked with natural ingredients. Iridium® Gauzes make possible to completely remove secretions, powders, any foreign bodies, etc. Iridium® Gauzes has a targeted chemical-physical compatibility with the tear film for its balanced pH, leaves no residue and, thanks to its components, can also be used daily to maintain the well-being of the periocular area.

INDICATION

Iridium® Gauzes and Iridium® Baby Gauzes are indicated for the removal, from the eyelids and eyelashes, of scabs, eye rheums or secretions due to inflammatory and/or infectious phenomena. Its use is also recommended in association with specific therapies in case of allergic, inflammatory or infectious ocular diseases.

IRIDIUM gauzes are used for the periocular treatment before and after ophthalmic surgery and during treatments for tear canal occlusions.

COMPOSITION

100 % cotton gauze soaked in a solution containing ammonium glycyrrhizate, Ananas sativus L.glycolic extract, Echinacea angustifolia (root) extract, purified water.

AVAILABLE
FORMULATION

20 and 28 sterile, cotton gauzes.

DOSING,
ADMINISTRATION
AND INSTRUCTION FOR USE

Iridium® Gauzes/Iridium® Baby Gauzes
After washing the hands appropriately, open the sachet and pull out the gauze.

Apply the gauze to the eyelid area, wiping it gently, in order to allow an adequate removal of ocular secretions and any other deposits (smog, dust, powders, etc.).

In case of particularly persistent secretions or occlusion of the tear canal, it is advisable to heat the closed sachet for a few minutes in lukewarm water (about 40°C) and then use the gauze as a hot compress, massaging gently.

It is also possible to squeeze the contents of the gauze over the closed eye, slightly tilting the head, then massaging it with the gauze until the residues that are present are completely removed.

In case of inflammation, it is advisable to cool the closed sachet in the refrigerator for a few hours and then apply the open gauze over the eye, keeping it on the spot for a few minutes as a cold compress.

PRECAUTIONS AND WARNINGS

This product is for external ophthalmic use only

  • The sterility, functionality and safety of the product are guaranteed only by the package integrity.
  • Do not use if the package is not intact.
  • Gauzes are single use. Reuse of gauze may result in an ophthalmic infection and/or damage to the patient.
  • Follow your doctor’s instructions carefully.
  • In case of infectious conditions, do not use the same gauze for both eyes to avoid cross-contamination.
  • Keep out of reach and sight of children.

REFERENCES
Iridium® Gauzes / Iridium® Baby Gauzes Package Insert.

CONTRAINDICATIONS
Known hypersensitivity to the product components or other substances that are closely related chemically.