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Rose Bengal Ophthalmic Dosage

Applies to the following strengths: 1.3 mg

Usual Adult Dose for:

Usual Pediatric Dose for:

Additional dosage information:

Usual Adult Dose for Diagnostic

1.3 mg drug-impregnated strip: Apply moistened tip of strip to conjunctiva or fornix ONCE

Comments:
-Excess solution should be removed (by shaking the strip) prior to administration.
-Patients should be instructed to blink several times after administration.

Uses:
-Diagnostic agent for routine ophthalmic examinations
-In patients when superficial conjunctiva or corneal tissue changes are suspected
-To diagnose corneal abrasions, corrosions, keratitis, and/or keratoconjunctivitis sicca
-To detect foreign bodies

Usual Pediatric Dose for Diagnostic

1.3 mg drug-impregnated strip: Apply moistened tip of strip to conjunctiva or fornix ONCE

Comments:
-Excess solution should be removed (by shaking the strip) prior to administration.
-Patients should be instructed to blink several times after administration.

Uses:
-Diagnostic agent for routine ophthalmic examinations
-In patients when superficial conjunctiva or corneal tissue changes are suspected
-To diagnose corneal abrasions, corrosions, keratitis, and/or keratoconjunctivitis sicca
-To detect foreign bodies

Renal Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Liver Dose Adjustments

Data not available

Precautions

CONTRAINDICATIONS:
-Hypersensitivity to the active component or to any of the ingredients

Consult WARNINGS section for additional precautions.

Dialysis

Data not available

Other Comments

Administration advice:
-This drug should be limited to external use.

Storage requirements:
-Store below 30C

Reconstitution/preparation techniques:
-Strips should be moistened with 1 to 2 drops of sterile, irrigating solution or isotonic saline.

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