TRYPAN BLUE, 0.06% w/v
VisiTryBlue is a sterile buffered solution containing 0.06% w/v Trypan Blue. It is a capsule stainer to aid in easy capsulorhexis in cataract surgery.
VisiTryBlue will give you an excellent visualization of the capsule in eyes with matured cataracts/narrow pupils. It provides a clear visualization of the capsule rim outline during surgery and reduces risk of incomplete capsulorhexis.
AVAILABLE IN STERILE 1 ML VIALS PACKED IN A BOX OF FIVE
Used as a capsule staining agent in cataract surgery.
VISITRYBLUE is contraindicated when a non hydrated (dry state) hydrophilic acrylic Intraocular Lens (IOL) is planned to be implanted into the eye, because the dye may be absorbed by the IOL cause a stain.
WARNING & PRECAUTION
Always use separate tuberculin syringe and needle for VISITRYBLUE injection (avoid antibiotic used syringe/needle since it crystallizes the Trypan Blue)
Do not use the product after expiration date
Do not use on children and pregnant women
For single use only
Not for IV/IM injection
Do not resterilize
VISITRYBLUE is well tolerated following intraocular injection into the anterior chamber of the eye during cataract surgery.
Mild postoperative inflammatory reactions may occur in very few cases.
Extreme care must be taken while using VISITRYBLUE on patients who are hypersensitive to any of its components.
During animal experiments, teratogenic and/or mutagenic effect has been reported after repeated and/or at high dose intraperitoneal or intravenous injections with Trypan Blue. Hence Trypan Blue must not be used for pregnant women.
Following use of VISITRYBLUE, the discoloration of high water content hydrophilic intraocular lenses (see contraindications) and inadvertent staining of the posterior lens capsule and vitreous face may occur. Staining of the posterior lens capsule or staining of the vitreous face is generally self limited, lasting up to one week.
Store between 2°C and 35°C