Benzalkonium chloride

Generic Medicine Info
Use in occlusive dressings, casts and anal or vaginal packs.
Special Precautions
Not intended for washing and storing hydrophilic soft contact lenses.
Adverse Reactions
Hypersensitivity reactions. Damage to tear film and corneoconjunctival surface, conjunctivitis (long-term treatment w/ ophth preparations containing benzalkonium Cl as preservative).
Drug Interactions
Increased risk of corneal toxicity when used as preservative in anaesthetic eye drops.
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