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Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

Talk with your healthcare provider prior to using dexamethasone ophthalmic suspension if you have:
  • A viral eye infection, such as a herpes eye infection
  • A tuberculosis eye infection
  • A fungal infection in the eye
  • Any allergies, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Suspension to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)

Dosing Information for Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Suspension

The dose of dexamethasone ophthalmic suspension your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on the type and severity of the condition being treated. As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Suspension Dosage for more information.)

Drug Interactions

Dexamethasone ophthalmic suspension may react with a few other medications (see Drug Interactions With Dexamethasone Ophthalmic Suspension).
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