"Researchers at the National Eye Institute (NEI) have found a unique cell type that, in tests on mice, can protect against uveitis—a group of inflammatory diseases that affect the eye and can cause vision loss.
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Overdosage will not ordinarily cause acute problems. If accidentally ingested, drink fluids to dilute.
PRED FORTE® (prednisolone acetate ophthalmic suspension) suspension is contraindicated in most viral diseases of the cornea and conjunctiva including epithelial herpes simplex keratitis (dendritic keratitis), vaccinia, and varicella, and also in mycobacterial infection of the eye and fungal diseases of ocular structures. PRED FORTE® (prednisolone acetate ophthalmic suspension) suspension is also contraindicated in individuals with known or suspected hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients of this preparation and to other corticosteroids.
Last reviewed on RxList: 5/6/2009
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