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||BRAND NAME : Flarex
CHEMICAL CONTENTS: Fluorometholone acetate
Flarex, FML Uses:
Do not use Flarex, FML more often or for a longer period of time than your doctor orders. Overuse can increase the risk of side effects and lead to eye damage. Also, if your eye problems return, do not use any leftover Flarex, FML without first consulting your doctor.
Flarex, FML Dosage:
Flarex, FML Ointment
Apply a small amount of ointment (a 1/2-inch ribbon) between the lower eyelid and eyeball 1 to 3 times a day. During the first 24 to 48 hours, your doctor may increase the dosage to 1 application every 4 hours.
Flarex, FML Liquifilm
Place 1 drop of suspension between the lower eyelid and eyeball 2 to 4 times a day. During the first 24 to 48 hours, the dosage may be increased to 1 application every 4 hours.
Flarex, FML Contraindications :
Do not use Flarex, FML if you have ever had an allergic reaction to or are sensitive to fluorometholone or similar drugs (anti-inflammatories and steroids) such as Decadron . Tell your doctor about any drug reactions you have experienced.
Flarex, FML is not prescribed for patients with certain viral, fungal, and bacterial infections of the eye.
Flarex, FML Side Effects:
Side effects may include : Allergic reactions, blurred vision, burning/stinging, cataract formation, corneal ulcers, dilation of the pupil, drooping eyelids, eye inflammation and infection including pinkeye, eye irritation, glaucoma, increased eye pressure, slow wound healing, taste alterations
Flarex, FML Overdose:
Overdose with Flarex, FML will not ordinarily cause severe problems. If Flarex, FML is accidentally swallowed, drink fluids to dilute the medication.
Flarex, FML Missed dose:
Apply it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the one you missed and return to your regular schedule. Do not apply a double dose.
Flarex, FML Storage:
Store Flarex, FML at room temperature. Protect from extreme heat.
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