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Sodium chloride ophthalmic Side Effects

Applies to sodium chloride ophthalmic: ophthalmic ointment, ophthalmic solution

Along with its needed effects, sodium chloride ophthalmic may cause some unwanted effects. Although not all of these side effects may occur, if they do occur they may need medical attention.

Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur while taking sodium chloride ophthalmic:

More common
  • Changes in vision
  • red eyes

Some side effects of sodium chloride ophthalmic may occur that usually do not need medical attention. These side effects may go away during treatment as your body adjusts to the medicine. Also, your health care professional may be able to tell you about ways to prevent or reduce some of these side effects. Check with your health care professional if any of the following side effects continue or are bothersome or if you have any questions about them:

More common
  • Temporary burning sensation of the eye
  • temporary eye irritation

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.

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