Suprofen


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Inhibition of intraoperative miosis.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : Ophth As 1% soln: Instill 2 drops 4 hrly during the day before surgery, then 2 drops 3 hr, 2 hr and 1 hr pre-op.
Dosage Details
Ophthalmic
Inhibition of intraoperative miosis
Adult: As a 1% solution: Instil 2 drops every 4 hr during the day before surgery, then 2 drops 3 hr, 2 hr then 1 hr before surgery.
Contraindications
Active herpes simplex keratitis.
Adverse Reactions
Eye discomfort, itching, redness, iritis, pain, chemosis, photophobia, hypersensitivity, punctate epithelial staining (rare).
Drug Interactions
Concurrent use inactivates actions of acetylcholine and carbachol ophthalmic preparations.
Action
Description: Suprofen is an NSAID which inhibits miosis during ocular surgery.
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