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Viroptic Side Effects

Generic name: trifluridine ophthalmic

Medically reviewed by Last updated on May 11, 2024.

Note: This document contains side effect information about trifluridine ophthalmic. Some dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Viroptic.

Applies to trifluridine ophthalmic: ophthalmic solution.

Serious side effects of Viroptic

Along with its needed effects, trifluridine ophthalmic (the active ingredient contained in Viroptic) 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 as soon as possible if any of the following side effects occur while taking trifluridine ophthalmic:


Other side effects of Viroptic

Some side effects of trifluridine 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:

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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.