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Avoiding Contamination of the Product
Patients should be instructed to avoid contaminating the applicator tip with material from the eye, fingers, or other source.
Avoidance of Contact Lens Wear
Patients should be advised not to wear contact lenses if they have signs and symptoms of bacterial conjunctivitis.
Last reviewed on RxList: 6/23/2010
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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