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Durezol Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
- What are the possible side effects of difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
- What is the most important information I should know about difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
- How should I use difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Durezol)?
- What happens if I overdose (Durezol)?
- What should I avoid while using difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
- What other drugs will affect difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Durezol)?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Durezol)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222.
What should I avoid while using difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
Do not wear any contact lens that has not been approved by your doctor.
Do not use other eye medications during treatment with difluprednate ophthalmic unless your doctor tells you to.
This medication may cause blurred vision and may impair your thinking or reactions. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be alert and able to see clearly.
What other drugs will affect difluprednate ophthalmic (Durezol)?
It is not likely that other drugs you take orally or inject will have an effect on difluprednate used in the eyes. But many drugs can interact with each other. Tell your doctor about all medicines you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your doctor or pharmacist can provide more information about difluprednate ophthalmic.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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