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Eye Redness/Itching - What to do if allergic to BAC preservative in dilation drops?

Posted 22 May 2011 by astrosue 2 answers

I still need to have dilation for exams and laser surgery, and am allergic to the benzalkonium chloride preservative in all dilation drops. This is a very big problem! Any info will be appreciated.

Herpes Simplex - if an unprotected man's penis comes into contact with a cold sore during oral sex?

Posted 12 Aug 2012 by worriedagain 3 answers

... (oral, herpes 1) - for about 20-30 seconds (until it is realized that there is a cold sore), and is then completely covered in benzalkonium chloride foam for approx 30 minutes, then kept in a new benzalkonium chloride foam filled condom overnight, as an emergency tactic, will it reduce the ...

Can Benzalkonium show up on a drug screen as using Benzo-opiates?

Posted 22 Apr 2012 by twinnbee 1 answer

I took a drug screen and they said I tested positive for Benzo-Opiates. Clear Eyes is the only thing that I use on a regular basis and the ingredients have Benzalkonium Chloride Solution. Will that show a False-Positive.

Alphagan P - why is there the extra additive in the brimonidine? and what is the reason?

Posted 10 Jan 2013 by dickerson1980 1 answer

0.005% benzalkonium chloride is in the brimonidine and not in the alphagan?

Can Benzalkonium Chloride cause nerve pain in the lower extremities? I have a sinus infection & was?

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by Moonbelly 1 answer

I was using a nasal spray with this ingredient. A day later I was experiencing nerve NOT muscle pain in my thigh area, the pain so bad I almost went to the hospital. I was wondering if there is a connection? Thanks, Kathleen

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