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SIDE EFFECTS

Adverse reactions have occurred with corticosteroid/anti-infective combination drugs which can be attributed to the corticosteroid component, the anti-infective component, or the combination. Exact incidence figures are not available since no denominator of treated patients is available.

Reactions occurring most often from the presence of the anti-infective ingredient are allergic sensitizations. The reactions due to the corticosteroid component are: elevation of intraocular pressure (IOP) with possible development of glaucoma, and infrequent optic nerve damage; posterior subcapsular cataract formation; and delayed wound healing.

Corticosteroid-containing preparations have also been reported to cause perforation of the globe. Keratitis, conjunctivitis, corneal ulcers, and conjunctival hyperemia have occasionally been reported following local use of steroids.

Read the Maxitrol (neomycin, polymyxin b and dexamethasone ophthalmic) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects

DRUG INTERACTIONS

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Read the Maxitrol Drug Interactions Center for a complete guide to possible interactions

Last reviewed on RxList: 8/27/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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