"Diamond eyes": drops for cats and dogs (instruction)
Owners of pets know that eye diseases of pets are not so rare. They deliver many unpleasant moments not only to animals, but also to their owners. Sometimes kittens have watered their eyes since birth, and this worries the owners very much. How to help your pet? Is there a remedy that can save an animal from eye diseases? We'll talk about this in the article.
Eye diseases: classification
Cats and dogs are susceptible to many eye diseases. The ability to determine them in time, if necessary, provide first aid and promptly turn to a specialist - the task of the owner of a cat or dog.
Specialists divide this type of ailment into:
- traumatic (or congenital pathology).
The first group includes:
- inflammation of the nasolacrimal canal;
In addition, the diseases of the eyes of our four-legged pets include problems with the orbit, canal and other tissues surrounding the eye - panophthalmitis, blepharitis and others.
The second group includes mechanical injuries - bruises, foreign body, as well as eyelid twisting, glaucoma, cataracts, etc. Diseases can be classified according to their course - it can be chronic, subacute and acute.
In the chronic course of the disease, its symptoms do not completely disappear over time, but only fade slightly. But it is this fact that increases the risk of loss of sight to animals or other health problems (especially in cases when the cause of the disease is an infection or a virus).
Diseases of the eyes of our four-legged pets are divided into primary and secondary. Primary are called eye changes, which are the main disease. Secondary are those ailments that have arisen in connection with a more serious violation of health (an infectious disease, for example). In this case, it can be argued that conjunctivitis becomes one of the symptoms. And in order to completely cure the animal, it is necessary to fight with the underlying disease, and not with its clinical sign. Such a conclusion can only be given by a veterinarian, which should be consulted at the first sign of the disease.
In general, this happens due to the unsettled immunity of the kitten (or puppy). In this regard, his body gets viruses that cause tears. In more adult animals, the cause may be an allergy, for example, on poplar fluff, perfume, household chemicals. Often, watery eyes - a special breed of cat. Rather, the property of some breeds is the twist of the eyelids. In this case, tears appear in connection with the emerging microcracks. But in this situation only surgical intervention will help.
In other cases, your pet pupil will be able to help eye drops "Diamond eyes". This is an excellent remedy, which has a bactericidal, anti-edematous and anti-inflammatory effect.
"Diamond eyes" are drops that penetrate well into all tissues of the eye and provide a steady and rapid effect. All reviews about this drug are positive (both from pet owners and veterinarians), as there are practically no contraindications to its use, side effect is rarely recorded. Veterinarians often prescribe this drug to their four-legged patients, considering it effective and safe for health.
"Diamond eyes" are drops that can be purchased at any veterinary pharmacy or pet store. The price of the drug is quite affordable - the bottle of 10 ml costs from 130 to 160 rubles.
"Diamond eyes" (drops): the instruction, the form of release
The drug is available in droplets, in a plastic vial, which is packed in a cardboard box. It shows the name, capacity and instructions for use. In addition, it must indicate the date of manufacture and shelf life.
Drops "Diamond eyes" for cats and dogs in its composition contain:
- taurine (0,02 g / ml);
- succinic acid (0,001 g / ml);
- distilled water;
- Bigluconate chlorhexidine (0,00015 g / ml).
Eye drops "Diamond eyes" (for cats and dogs) have anti-inflammatory, anti-edematous and bactericidal effect. When injected into the conjunctival cavity, the agent penetrates easily enough into all tissues, thereby providing a therapeutic effect of the active components.
Bigluconate chlorhexidine has a bactericidal effect (rapidly manifested) on gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria, lipophilic viruses and dermatophytes. It binds cations that are formed as a result of dissociation of chlorhexidine (salt) by cell walls, disturbance of membrane function and osmotic equilibrium of cells. This leads to a decrease in the level of cellular ATP and destruction of the infection.
Taurine and succinic acid contribute to the restoration and normalization of tissues, have a reparative effect, slow (and sometimes prevent) the development of cataracts and are a preventive measure against dystrophic and degenerative disorders in the lens and retina.
Dosage and route of administration
Drops of "Diamond Eyes" (the instruction is attached to each package) are shown for everyday cleaning of the eyes, as well as for mild conjunctivitis. In this case, a gauze (sterile) tampon moistened with the drug, crusts and exudate are removed from the inner corner of the eye. Then "Diamond eyes" are buried in the animal. For cats and dogs weighing up to ten kilograms, enough 1 drops, dogs weighing more than ten kilograms - 2 drops. The procedure is repeated one to three times a day.
- 45 days of the drug can be used when processing once a day. Then you should take a break for ten days.
- 20 days "Diamond eyes" can be used when processing an animal twice a day. After that, you need to take a break for seven days.
- The drug is used no more than 14 days when treated three times a day. Then it is necessary to interrupt the treatment for five days.
With abundant lacrimation, trauma, "red eye" syndrome, ingestion of irritants or foreign objects, the drug is administered two drops three times a day from five to fourteen days. "Diamond eyes" is recommended to be used to prevent cataracts, as well as degenerative age changes in the cornea and retina.
The drug is used in courses for twenty days. Dosage - no more than two drops, with a mandatory ten-day interval.
At recommended doses, "Diamond eyes" do not cause irritating or allergic reactions. The use of the drug according to the instructions does not give complications and side effects. With individual sensitivity of the animal to individual components of the drug, drops should be discontinued.
In a dry and cool place, "Diamond eyes" are stored 24 months from the date of manufacture. Overdue eye drops are prohibited for use.
The "Diamond Eye" is made by the Russian company NEC "Agrovetzashchita" (AVZ), known to animal lovers. For many years, it has been developing and producing medicines for agricultural poultry and animals.
"Agrovetzashchita" produces more than three hundred names of medicinal preparations in fifteen forms - granules and tablets, oil and aqueous solutions, suspensions and injections, gels and sprays, eye drops, shampoos and ointments, balms, etc. All these various products are made on based on advanced technology on modern equipment. All preparations of "Agrovetzashchity" are certified and registered on the territory of Russia and in the countries of the near abroad.
The company has its own research and development center. There are five professors and doctors of science, sixteen candidates of sciences working in the department of development and research of new medicines of the Company's preparations. The company is the "guardian" of the famous cats of the Hermitage.
When should I apply the drops?
In conclusion - advice for novice pet owners. Remember that the eyes of a cat / dog should always be clean, bright, not screwed up. If you notice turbidity, redness, tears (or other discharge), you first need to clear the eyes of the animal, and only after that you can use drops.
"Diamond eyes": reviews
Veterinarians unanimously declare that this is really an effective and absolutely safe remedy. "Diamond eyes" successfully cope with many eye diseases in dogs and cats. It is important that they can be used not only for adult animals, but also for kittens and puppies. Owners emphasize that their pets tolerate the treatment well. Drops are easy to use and they are affordable.