FLAVIN

Isotonic Riboflavin Ophthalmic Solution

Sterile and Preservative-free Solution

Flavin is a sterile, preservative-free ophthalmic solution containing Riboflavin 0.1% and Dextran in saline buffer for external ocular usage. They are used as a photo sensitizing agent in Corneal Collagen cross linking as a treatment for patients with Keratoconus and Corneal Ectasia in different corneal conditions.

Advantages of Cross Linking Treatment with Flavin

Causes an increase in corneal stiffness of the anterior 200-250 um

Cross- linking effects are directed to the anterior Cornea because of Flavin’s high UV-A absorption capacity. Thus Corneal Endothelium, Lens and Retina will be protected

Dextran in FLAVIN helps

Maintains the Osmolarity

Avoids corneal soaking and swelling during the treatment

Halts the progress and causes some regression

No injection, no stitches & no incisions as in Keratoplasty

Technical Specifications

FlavinIsotonic Riboflavin Ophthalmic Solution (0.1%)
COMPOSITIONEach ml contains

Riboflavin Sodium Phosphate BP

(Equivalent to base Riboflavin)…………………….0.1% w/v

Dextran P500…………………………………………….20.0% w/v

Phoshpate Buffar Saline……………………………..q. s.

SUPPLY

Flavin is supplied in ready to single use sterile Prefilled Syringe of 1.0 ml / 3.0 ml with sterile single use Cannula.

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