(Generic versions may still be available.)
Hms Side Effects Center
Medical Editor: John P. Cunha, DO, FACOEP
HMS (medrysone) 1.0% Liquifilm ophthalmic suspension is a topical corticosteroid used to treat eye inflammation caused by infections, injury, surgery, or other conditions. The brand name of this medication is discontinued, but generic versions may be available. Common side effects include burning, stinging, irritation, itching, redness, blurred vision, or sensitivity to light.
Instill one drop of HMS in the conjunctival sac up to every four hours. HMS may interact with other eyedrops or eye medications, or oral steroids. Tell your doctor all medications and supplements you use. It is unknown if HMS ophthalmic will harm a fetus. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant before using this drug. It is unknown if this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding.
Our HMS (medrysone) 1.0% Liquifilm ophthalmic suspension Side Effects Drug Center provides a comprehensive view of available drug information on the potential side effects when taking this medication.
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
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Hms in Detail - Patient Information: Side Effects
Serious side effects are not expected with this medication. Rarely, an increase in the pressure inside of the eye, formation of cataracts, or perforation of the cornea have been reported. Talk to your doctor about any possible side effects.
More commonly, some burning, stinging, irritation, itching, redness, blurred vision or sensitivity to light may occur. Continue to use medrysone ophthalmic and talk to your doctor about any side effects that you experience.
Read the entire detailed patient monograph for Hms (Medrysone 1% Liquifilm Opthalmic) »
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Hms FDA Prescribing Information: Side Effects
Adverse reactions include occasional transient stinging and burning on instillation. Increased intraocular pressure, which may be associated with optic nerve damage and defects in the visual fields, and posterior subcapsular cataract formation have been reported rarely with the use of HMS® (medrysone 1% liquifilm opthalmic) .
Read the entire FDA prescribing information for Hms (Medrysone 1% Liquifilm Opthalmic) »
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