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Vexol Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
- What are the possible side effects of rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
- What is the most important information I should know about rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
- How should I use rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Vexol)?
- What happens if I overdose (Vexol)?
- What should I avoid while using rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
- What other drugs will affect rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Vexol)?
Apply the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and apply the next one as directed. Do not use a double dose of this medication.
What happens if I overdose (Vexol)?
An overdose of this medication is unlikely to occur. If you do suspect an overdose, call an emergency room or poison control center near you. If the drops have been ingested, call an emergency center for advice.
What should I avoid while using rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
Do not touch the dropper to any surface, including your eyes or hands. The dropper is sterile. If it becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in your eye.
Use caution when driving, operating machinery, or performing other hazardous activities. Rimexolone ophthalmic may cause blurred vision. If you experience blurred vision, avoid these activities.
If you wear contact lenses, ask your doctor if you should wear them during treatment with rimexolone ophthalmic.
What other drugs will affect rimexolone ophthalmic (Vexol)?
Do not use other eyedrops or eye medications during treatment with rimexolone ophthalmic without first talking to your doctor.
Before using this medication, tell your doctor if you are taking an oral steroid medication such as prednisone (Deltasone, Orasone, others), methylprednisolone (Medrol), hydrocortisone (Cortef, Hydrocortone), and others.
Drugs other than those listed here may also interact with rimexolone ophthalmic. Talk to your doctor and pharmacist before taking any prescription or over-the-counter medicines.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist has additional information about rimexolone ophthalmic written for health professionals that you may read.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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