Fluoracaine Side Effects

Generic Name: fluorescein / proparacaine ophthalmic

Note: This document contains side effect information about fluorescein / proparacaine ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Fluoracaine.

Some side effects of Fluoracaine may not be reported. Always consult your doctor or healthcare specialist for medical advice. You may also report side effects to the FDA.

Applies to fluorescein / proparacaine ophthalmic: eye drops

Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome:

Temporary burning, stinging, or redness of the eye.

Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur while taking fluorescein / proparacaine ophthalmic:

Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); gray, ground glass-like appearance of the eye; mental or mood changes; pain, irritation, or persistent redness of the eye; vision changes.

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