Lacrisert is known as hydroxypropyl cellulose ophthalmic insert and is used to treat dry eyes. Lacrisert is a sterile, rod-shaped and translucent ophthalmic insert composed of hydroxypropyl cellulose. The substance is soluble in water and is used for administration into the inferior cul-de-sac of the eye.
Drug Name: Lacrisert
Generic name: Hydroxypropyl cellulose