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Patients should be advised to seek immediate care from an ophthalmologist if the eye becomes red, sensitive to light, pain increases or a decrease in vision develops in the days following NAVSTEL® (balanced salt ophthalmic solution) Solution administration.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/3/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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