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Naphcon-A Side Effects

Generic Name: naphazoline / pheniramine ophthalmic

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug naphazoline / pheniramine ophthalmic. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Naphcon-A.

It is possible that some side effects of Naphcon-A may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

Applies to naphazoline / pheniramine ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution

Get emergency medical help if you have signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficult breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

Stop using this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • ongoing or worsening eye redness;

  • eye pain; or

  • changes in your vision.

Common side effects may include:

  • mild burning or stinging of the eye;

  • dilated pupils, blurred vision; or

  • eyes being more sensitive to light.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

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