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Medications for Keratoconjunctivitis

About Keratoconjunctivitis

Inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva.

Drugs used to treat Keratoconjunctivitis

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rating Reviews Activity ? Rx/OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol
Maxitrol Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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diclofenac Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: diclofenac ophthalmic

Brand name:  Voltaren Ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-inflammatory agents

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Voltaren Ophthalmic Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: diclofenac ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-inflammatory agents

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dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand names:  Maxitrol, Neo-Poly-Dex, NPD Ophthalmic Ointment, Poly-Dex …show all

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium ophthalmic

Brand names:  Blephamide, Blephamide S.O.P.

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Alomide Rate Add review
Rx B N

Generic name: lodoxamide ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic antihistamines and decongestants

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bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand names:  Neocidin, Neo-Polycin

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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Blephamide Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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cromolyn Rate Add review
Rx B N

Generic name: cromolyn ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic antihistamines and decongestants

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lodoxamide Rate Add review
Rx B N

Generic name: lodoxamide ophthalmic

Brand name:  Alomide

Drug class: ophthalmic antihistamines and decongestants

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Cortisporin Ophthalmic Suspension Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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gentamicin / prednisolone Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic

Brand names:  Pred-G, Pred-G S.O.P.

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: hydrocortisone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand name:  Cortisporin Ophthalmic Suspension

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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AK-Poly-Bac Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: bacitracin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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Blephamide S.O.P. Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: prednisolone / sulfacetamide sodium ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Neocidin Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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bacitracin / polymyxin b Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: bacitracin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Brand names:  AK-Poly-Bac, Polycin

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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Neo-Poly-Dex Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Neo-Polycin Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: bacitracin / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic anti-infectives

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NPD Ophthalmic Ointment Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Poly-Dex Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: dexamethasone / neomycin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Pred-G Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Pred-G S.O.P. Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic

Drug class: ophthalmic steroids with anti-infectives

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Polycin Rate Add review
Rx C N

Generic name: bacitracin / polymyxin b ophthalmic

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Rating For ratings, users were asked how effective they found the medicine while considering positive/adverse effects and ease of use (1 = not effective, 10 = most effective).
Activity Activity is based on recent site visitor activity relative to other medications in the list.
Rx Prescription Only.
OTC Over the Counter.
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter.
Off-label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
EUA An Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) allows the FDA to authorize unapproved medical products or unapproved uses of approved medical products to be used in a declared public health emergency when there are no adequate, approved, and available alternatives.
Pregnancy Category
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act (CSA) Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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