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Rimexolone Ophthalmic Dosage

Applies to the following strength(s): 1%

The information at is not a substitute for medical advice. ALWAYS consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Postoperative Ocular Inflammation

1 to 2 drops into the affected eye(s) 4 times a day beginning 24 hours after surgery and continuing for 2 weeks.

Usual Adult Dose for Uveitis

1 to 2 drops into the affected eye every hour during waking hours for the first week, then 1 drop every 2 hours during waking hours the second week, then taper to clinical response until uveitis resolved.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available


To avoid contamination, patients should be instructed to avoid allowing the tip of the container to contact the eye, eyelid, fingers or any other surface.

Contact lenses should not be worn during use due to benzalkonium chloride preservative.

Intraocular pressure should be routinely monitored if used for 10 or more days.

Safety and effectiveness have not been established in pediatric patients (less than 18 years of age).


Data not available

Other Comments

Intraocular pressure should be monitored if used for more than 10 days.