Medication Description: Vice (Viceinum)
Combined preparation containing cysteine 0.2 g, glutamic acid and glycine 0.1 g each, 1% solution of sodium salt of adenosine triphosphate 0.5 ml, thiamine bromide 0.02 g, nicotinic acid 0.03 g, potassium iodide 1, 5 g of calcium chloride and magnesium chloride at 0.3 g, isotonic sodium chloride solution to 100 ml.
Transparent colorless liquid with a faint smell of cysteine.
Apply in the form of eye drops. Indications for use are the same as for cysteine: senile, myopic, radiation and contusional cataracts in the initial stage, moderate decrease in visual acuity (not less than 0.5). Assign for a long time 2 drops in the affected eye 3 - 4 times a day.
When the rear bowl-shaped cataract is not used.
According to the action, the vicein is close to the foreign drug Vitiodurol (See also Vitafacol, Katalin).
Available in dark glass bottles of 10 ml.
Storage: in a cool place.
It is necessary to open the bottle only at the moment of taking the drops, because after prolonged contact with air a precipitate falls out. When precipitation drops are considered unsuitable.
With proper storage, the droplets remain clear for 8–10 days.