Hypomer Gel is a long acting eye gel for lubricating the surface of the eye for all patients with ocular discomfort. The slight hypotonicity of the gel is rapidly "neutralised" by the slightly hypertonic tear fluid caused by dry eyes.


    Hypomer Gel: Each gram contains Hypromellose USP 3 mg (enriched with Carbomer 980 USP 0.22%).


    Hypomer Gel is a substitute tear fluid for the alleviation of dry eye conditions as well as for the management of an unstable tear film.

Dosage & Administration

    Instill 1 drop in the conjunctival sac of the affected eye(s), as needed. The frequency of administration depends on the severity of the condition. On average, one drop is administered 1-3 times daily. If needed, Hypomer Gel may be administered more frequently.


    Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients of this product.

Warning & Precautions

    If eye pain, changes in vision, continued redness or irritation of the eye are noticed, Hypomer Gel must be discontinued and a doctor should be consulted.

    If Hypomer gel colour is change or becomes cloudy, the product should not be used.

    It should never be injected subconjunctivally, nor should be directly introduced into the anterior chamber of the eye.

    It is not intended to be used during surgery.

Side effects

    Hypomer Gel is very well tolerated by users. However, some cases of burning, stinging, allergic reactions or red eyes after instillation have been reported. Transient blurring of vision after administration has also been reported.

Drug interaction

Use in special groups

    Use in pregnancy & lactation:

    There is no experience regarding the safety of Hypomer Gel in human pregnancy or lactation.

    Use in children:

    Studies in the pediatric population have not been performed.

    Use in elderly patients:

    There is no indication that dosage needs to be modified for the elderly.


    Hypomer Gel: Each tube contains 10g sterile ophthalmic gel.