Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Minims (Bausch & Lomb) is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) phenylephrine. On this page you will find out more about Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Minims (Bausch & Lomb), including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: phenylephrine
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Minims (Bausch & Lomb) 2.5% eye drops solution, 20 x 0.5 mL unit doses
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
Phenylephrine is a directly acting sympathomimetic agent used topically in the eye as a mydriatic. Minims Phenylephrine Hydrochloride Eye Drops are indicated to dilate the pupil for diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.
Table of characteristics
|Visual appearance||Clear colourless solution.|
|Dosage Form||Eye Drops|
|Route of administration||Ophthalmic|
20 tubes per pack: Pharmacy Medicine (Over the counter)
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Refrigerate,Do not Freeze|
|Life time||2 Years|
We were unable to verify that this medicine is available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme). Please consult your pharmacist if you need further information
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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