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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Fluress (fluorescein and benoxinate) is supplied as 5 mL contained in a 10 mL plastic bottle with a separate sterile dropper applicator. (NDC 17478-640-10)
Refrigerate at 2°-8°C (36°-46°F). User may store at room temperature for up to one month. Protect from light. Keep tightly closed.
Akorn Inc., Buffalo Grove, IL 60089. Rev 5/04This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 2/25/2009
Additional Fluress Information
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