MembraneBlue Side Effects

Generic Name: trypan blue ophthalmic

Note: This page contains information about the side effects of trypan blue ophthalmic. Some of the dosage forms included on this document may not apply to the brand name MembraneBlue.

Not all side effects for MembraneBlue may be reported. You should always consult a doctor or healthcare professional for medical advice. Side effects can be reported to the FDA here.

For the Consumer

Applies to trypan blue ophthalmic: intraocular solution

In addition to its needed effects, some unwanted effects may be caused by trypan blue ophthalmic (the active ingredient contained in MembraneBlue). In the event that any of these side effects do occur, they may require medical attention.

If any of the following side effects occur while taking trypan blue ophthalmic, check with your doctor or nurse immediately:

Incidence not known
  • Blue color remaining in the eye
  • Discoloration of artificially implanted lens

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to trypan blue ophthalmic: intraocular solution

Ocular

Ocular side effects have included discoloration of high water content intraocular lenses and inadvertent staining of the posterior lens capsule and vitreous face. Staining of the posterior lens capsule or staining of the vitreous face is generally self limited, lasting up to one week.[Ref]

References

1. "Product Information. VisionBlue (trypan blue ophthalmic)." Dutch Ophthalmic USA, Kingston, NH.

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