Ophthalmic Cyclosporine


Ophthalmic Cyclosporine, Ophthalmic Calcineurin Inhibitor, Restasis, Cyclosporine Ophthalmic Emulsion, Cyclosporine Ophthalmic Suspension

  • Mechanism
  1. Cyclosporine is a Calcineurin Inhibitor with Immunosuppression and antiinflammatory properties (esp. inhibits T-Helper Cells)
  2. Improves tear production in autoimmune disorders (esp. Sjogren's Syndrome)
  • Preparations
  1. Cyclosporine A 0.05% (Restasis) use 1 drop in each eye every 12 hours
    1. Wait for 10 minutes before inserting Contact Lenses after applying drop