FML Rx

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FML

Ocular allergy/inflammation
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Generic Name and Formulations:

Fluorometholone 0.1%; oph susp; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:

Allergan

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Indications for FML:

Ocular inflammation.

Adults and Children:

<2yrs: not recommended.  ≥2yrs: 1 drop 2–4 times daily or small amount of ointment 1–3 times daily. May give every 4 hours for 1st 24–48 hrs. Reevaluate after 2 days.

Contraindications:

Fungal, mycobacterial, viral (except herpes zoster), or untreated bacterial infections.

Warnings/Precautions:

Corneal or scleral thinning. Glaucoma. Monitor for secondary infections and intraocular pressure in prolonged use. Avoid abrupt cessation. May mask or exacerbate infections. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

See Also:

FML S.O.P. OINT

FML FORTE

Pharmacological Class:

Steroid.

Adverse Reactions:

Ocular irritation, increased intraocular pressure with possible glaucoma, infrequent optic nerve damage, cataracts, delayed wound healing; systemic hypercorticoidism (rare).

How Supplied:

Susp—5mL, 10mL, 15mL; Oint—3.5g; Forte—5mL, 10mL, 15mL

FML 5ml of 0.1% eye droppers (Qty:1)

appx. price $144.00