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BLEPH-10
Ocular infections
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Drug Name:

BLEPH-10 Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Sulfacetamide sodium 10%; oph. soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Allergan

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for BLEPH-10:

Susceptible infections of conjunctiva and cornea. Adjunct in trachoma.

Adults and Children:

<2months: not recommended. ≥2months: Conjunctivitis: 1–2 drops every 2–3 hrs during the day (less often at night). Trachoma: 2 drops every 2 hrs w. systemic therapy.

Warnings/Precautions:

Purulent exudates may inactivate drug. Discontinue if hypersensitivity or rash occurs. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Interactions:

Incompatible with silver-containing preparations. May be antagonized by PABA.

Pharmacological Class:

Sulfonamide antibiotic.

Adverse Reactions:

Local irritation, stinging, burning, superinfection, sensitization.

How Supplied:

Soln—5mL, 10mL

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