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Lidocaine Ophthalmic Dosage

Applies to the following strengths: 3.5%

Usual Adult Dose for Local Anesthesia

2 drops ONCE, applied to the ocular surface where the procedure is planned

Comment: This drug may be reapplied to maintain anesthetic effect.

Use: Ocular surface anesthesia during ophthalmic procedures

Renal Dose Adjustments

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Liver Dose Adjustments

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Safety and efficacy of this formulation have not been established in pediatric patients; however, data have been extrapolated from studies in older subjects and studies in pediatric patients using different formulations of this drug.

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.


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