GENERIC NAME: DAPIPRAZOLE - OPHTHALMIC (da-PIP-ruh-zole, off-THAL-mick)
BRAND NAME(S): Rev-Eyes
USES: This medication causes the pupil of the eye to shrink. It is used to reverse the effects of drugs used to enlarge the pupil.
HOW TO USE: Shake the container well for several minutes before using. Apply eye drops to the affected eye(s) as follows: Wash hands first. To avoid contamination, be careful not to touch the dropper tip or let it touch your eye. Tilt your head back, gaze upward and pull down the lower eyelid to make a pouch. Place the proper number of drops into the pouch. Close the eye for a minute and try not to blink. Do not rub the eye. Cover the container tightly.
SIDE EFFECTS: This medication may temporarily sting or burn your eyes when first applied. Redness or tearing may also occur. If these symptoms continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor. Vision may be temporarily unstable for a period after applying this, especially night vision. Use caution if driving or performing duties requiring clear vision. Notify your doctor immediately if you develop: a skin rash, itching, pain/swelling in or around the eyes, headache. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
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