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The most frequently reported adverse reaction attributed to the use of OPTICROM (cromolyn sodium ophthalmic solution, USP) 4%, on the basis of reoccurrence following readministration, is transient ocular stinging or burning upon instillation.
The following adverse reactions have been reported as infrequent events. It is unclear whether they are attributed to the drug: Conjunctival injection; watery eyes; itchy eyes; dryness around the eye; puffy eyes; eye irritation; and styes.
Read the Opticrom (cromolyn sodium ophthalmic solution) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
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Last reviewed on RxList: 11/11/2008
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