Generic Name : Bromfenac Ophthalmic Solution Pronunciation : BROME-fen-ak Therapeutic Classification : Non-steroidal Drug
International- Bromday, and Xibrom. Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), prescribed for eye pain and swelling. It blocks prostaglandin synthesis by inhibiting the action of cyclooxygenase 1 and 2. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications):
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
Ophthalmic- Instill one or two drops into the affected eyes, as directed by your physician. How it should be taken :
It comes as eye drops to instill into the affected eyes as directed by your physician. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of asthma, diabetes, bleeding problems, or rheumatoid arthritis, severe allergic reaction, who are taking other medications, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Side Effects :
Eye - Eye irritation (including burning/stinging), eye pain, eye itching, eye redness, headache and inflammation of iris.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at controlled room temperature (15- 25°C).
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