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Pred-G S.O.P. Side Effects

Generic Name: gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic

Note: This page contains side effects data for the generic drug gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic. It is possible that some of the dosage forms included below may not apply to the brand name Pred-G S.O.P..

For the Consumer

Applies to gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic: ophthalmic ointment, ophthalmic suspension

Serious side effects are not expected with this medication.

Some burning, stinging, irritation, itching, redness, blurred vision, eyelid itching, eyelid swelling, or sensitivity to light may occur.

This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.

For Healthcare Professionals

Applies to gentamicin / prednisolone ophthalmic: ophthalmic ointment, ophthalmic suspension


The most frequently reported side effects were ocular discomfort, irritation following instillation, and punctate keratitis.[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Superficial punctate keratitis, ocular discomfort

Frequency not reported: Intraocular pressure increased, glaucoma, optic nerve damage, posterior subcapsular cataract formation[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Burning, stinging, irritation[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Secondary ocular infection developed

Frequency not reported: Wound healing delayed[Ref]


Frequency not reported: Allergic sensitization[Ref]


1. "Product Information. Pred-G (gentamicin-prednisolone ophthalmic)." Allergan Inc, Irvine, CA.

It is possible that some side effects of Pred-G S.O.P. may not have been reported. These can be reported to the FDA here. Always consult a healthcare professional for medical advice.

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