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Cysteamine Ophthalmic Dosage

Applies to the following strength(s): 0.44%

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Usual Adult Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Corneal Cystine Crystal Accumulation

Recommended dose: 1 drop in each eye, every waking hour.

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available.

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available.

Dialysis

Data not available.

Other Comments

Administration advice: Do not touch the eyelid or surrounding areas with the dropper tip of the bottle during administration. Remove contact lenses prior to administration.

Storage requirements: Store in freezer at minus 25 to minus 15 degrees Celsius (minus 13 to minus 15 degrees Fahrenheit). Store thawed bottle at 2 to 25 degrees Celsius (36 to 77 degrees Fahrenheit) for up to 1 week. Do not refreeze. Discard after 1 week of use.

Preparation techniques: Thaw for approximately 24 hours before use.

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