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Ofloxacin Ophthalmic Solution

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Ofloxacin Ophthalmic Solution

SIDE EFFECTS

Ophthalmic Use: The most frequently reported drug-related adverse reaction was transient ocular burning or discomfort. Other reported reactions include stinging, redness, itching, chemical conjunctivitis/keratitis, ocular/periocular/facial edema, foreign body sensation, photophobia, blurred vision, tearing, dryness, and eye pain. Rare reports of dizziness and nausea have been received.

Read the Ofloxacin Ophthalmic Solution (ofloxacin ophthalmic solution) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects

DRUG INTERACTIONS

Specific drug interaction studies have not been conducted with Ofloxacin Ophthalmic Solution. However, the systemic administration of some quinolones has been shown to elevate plasma concentrations of theophylline, interfere with the metabolism of caffeine, and enhance the effects of the oral anticoagulant warfarin and its derivatives, and has been associated with transient elevations in serum creatinine in patients receiving cyclosporine concomitantly.

Last reviewed on RxList: 1/21/2009
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.

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