Nevanac Description



Novartis Healthcare


Full Prescribing Info
Active: 1 mL of suspension contains 1 mg nepafenac.
Preservative: Benzalkonium chloride 0.005%.
Nepafenac (Nevanac) Sterile Ophthalmic Suspension 0.1% is a sterile, topical, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAID) prodrug for ophthalmic use. Each mL of nepafenac (Nevanac) Sterile Ophthalmic Suspension contains 1 mg of nepafenac. Nepafenac is designated chemically as 2-amino-3-benzoylbenzeneacetamide with an empirical formula of C15H14N2O2.
Nepafenac is a yellow crystalline powder. The molecular weight of nepafenac is 254.28. Nepafenac (Nevanac) Sterile Ophthalmic Suspension is supplied as a sterile, aqueous 0.1% suspension with a pH approximately of 7.4. The osmolality of nepafenac (Nevanac) Sterile Ophthalmic Suspension is approximately 305 mOsmol/kg.
Excipients/Inactive Ingredients: Mannitol, carbomer 974P, sodium chloride, tyloxapol, edetate disodium, sodium hydroxide and/or hydrochloric acid (for pH adjustment), purified water.
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