Eye Care


Ectoin® Sicca Eye Drops

Protection from dry and itchy eyes

Claims

Eye drops for treatment and prevention of dry eye symptoms.

  • Moisten dry eyes and prevent from further dehydration.
  • Reduce inflammation caused by an irritated or dry conjunctiva.
  • Alleviate symptoms of dry eyes such as burning, dryness, itching etc.
  • Support the regeneration process of dry and irritated conjunctivas.
  • Stabilize the lipid layer of the tear film.
  • Suitable for sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers.

Ingredients

Ectoin®, Hydroxyethyl Cellulose, Sorbitol, Water, Citrate Buffer.

Suitable for

Newborn, infants, children, adolescents and adults.

Dosage Forms

0.5 ml solution in single-dose ampoules or 10 ml in a multidose dropper (OSD)

 Study Overview

Dwivedi et. al., 2014 (1); Dwivedi et. al., 2014 (2); Drozhzhyna et. al., 2015; Veselovska et. al., 2016

  • Tested against HA-containing eye drops: Non-inferiority proven.
  • Significant improvement of tear-break-up time.

Status (EU): Medical Device Class IIa


Ectoin® Sicca Eye Drops + HA 0.2%

Tear film stabilization, itch reduction and moistening of dry eyes

Claims

Eye drops for treatment and prevention of dry eye symptoms.

  • Moisten dry and irritated eyes.
  • Reduce burning and itching.
  • Stabilize the lipid layer of the tear film and reduce further dehydration.
  • Protect ocular cells from hyperosmolarity.
  • Aid cell regeneration.
  • Suitable for contact lens wearers.

Ingredients

Ectoin®, Sodium Hyaluronate, Sodium Chloride, Water, Citrate Buffer.

Suitable for

Newborn, infants, children, adolescents and adults.

Dosage Forms

0.35 ml solution in single-dose ampoules or 10 ml in a multidose dropper (3K or OSD)

 Study Overview

Dwivedi et. al., 2014 (1); Dwivedi et. al., 2014 (2); Drozhzhyna et. al., 2015; Veselovska et. al., 2016

  • Studies with other Ectoin®-containing formulations show significant improvement of tear-break-up time.
  • Several preclinical and clinical studies prove: Ectoin® effectively stabilizes lipid layers and improves membrane fluidity.

Status (EU): Medical Device Class IIa


Ectoin® Healing Aid Eye Drops

Reduces inflammation and supports healing after eye injuries or surgeries for a faster recovery of a clear vision

Claims

Eye Drops for treatment of eye injuries and inflammatory diseases of corneal and ocular surface.

  • Supports wound healing after ocular surgeries and/or injuries of the eyes.
  • Supports the regeneration process of irritated and sensitive conjunctiva.
  • Reduces inflammation of the conjunctiva/eye.
  • Moisturizes dry eyes and prevents further dehydration.
  • Alleviates symptoms such as burning, dryness, itching, redness, foreign body sensation.
  • Suitable for wearers of contact lenses, sensitive eyes and all ages.
  • Preservative-free.

Ingredients

Ectoin®, Sodium Chloride, Hydroxyethyl Cellulose, Citrate Buffer, Water.

Suitable for

Infants, Children, Adolescents and Adults.

Dosage Forms

0.5 ml solution in single-dose ampoules

 Study Overview

Ustimenko et. al. 2017, Vitovskaya et. al. 2018, Serdyuk et. al. 2017

  • Reduce corneal syndrome severity and prevent the formation of subepithelial fibrosis in post-surgical patients.
  • Help to completely restore extensive traumatic erosions after 1 months.
  • Increase efficacy of traumatic uveitis therapy in children.

Status (EU): Medical Device Class IIa


Ectoin® Eye Spray – Colloidal

Innovative dosage form: Easy-to-handle relief for dry, irritated and inflamed eyes

Claims

Eye spray for prevention and treatment of dry, irritated and inflamed eyes and eye-surrounding skin.

  • Relieves symptoms of dry or allergic eyes, such as burning, dryness, itching, redness, foreign body sensation.
  • Restores and strengthens the lipid layer of the eyes.
  • Stabilizes the tear film and alleviates dehydration.
  • Moisturizes dry eyes and prevents further dehydration Reduces inflammation of the eyes.
  • Soothes and nourishes the dry, irritated and inflamed eye area and reduces the feeling of tension.

Ingredients

Ectoin®, Soy Lecithin, Physiological Buffer System, Vitamin A, Vitamin E, Water.

Suitable for

Newborn, infants, children, adolescents, adults and contact lens wearers.

Dosage Forms

10 ml solution in a horizontal multidose spray (3K)

 Study Overview

Dwivedi et. al., 2014 (1); Dwivedi et. al., 2014 (2); Drozhzhyna et. al., 2015; Veselovska et. al., 2016

Dry Eye Syndrome

  • Effective relief of dry eye syndrome: Significant reduction of ocular surface disease index and treat break up time.

Allergic Eyes

  • Immediate reduction of irritated eyes caused by e. g. allergens. Superior patient satisfaction over market leader.


Status (EU): Medical Device Class IIa (under approval)