Trifluridine Ophthalmic Drops, Solution 1pct Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Trifluridine: Ophthalmic drops, solution (1%)

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Trifluridine 1% Ophth Soln
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Trifluridine 1% Ophth Soln

What is this Medicine?

TRIFLURIDINE (trye FLURE i deen) is an antiviral medicine. It is used to treat eye infections caused by a virus, such as herpes infection.

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Trifluridine 1% Ophthalmic Solution

NDC: 597620040
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Keratoconjunctivitis, Herpes Simplex Keratitis (dendritic Keratitis)

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Viral Conjunctivitis

Storage Information
Store between 36 to 46 degrees F
Trifluridine 1% Ophthalmic Solution

Reported Side Effects for Trifluridine 1% Ophthalmic Solution

Swollen Eyelids Incidence:
2.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Eye Irritation Incidence:
4.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
*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

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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