Natacyn Ophthalmic Drops, Suspension 5pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Natacyn: Ophthalmic drops, suspension (5%)

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Natacyn 5% Ophth Susp

What is this Medicine?

NATAMYCIN is an antifungal medicine. It is used to treat certain fungal eye infections. It will not work for bacterial or viral eye infections.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Natacyn: Ophthalmic drops, suspension(5%)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Natacyn 5% Ophthalmic Suspension

NDC: 000650645
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Fungal Keratitis, Blepharitis, Fungal Conjunctivitis

Storage Information
Avoid exposure to heat
Protect from light
Store in refrigerator (36 to 46 degrees F) or at room temperature, not to exceed 86 degrees F
Do not freeze
Natacyn 5% Ophthalmic Suspension

Reported Side Effects for Natacyn 5% Ophthalmic Suspension

Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Eye Infection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Chest Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Paresthesias Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Superinfection Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Foreign Body Sensation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eye Irritation Incidence:
1.0-10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Blurred Vision Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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