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Tetracaine Hydrochloride: Ophthalmic drops, solution

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What is this medicine?

TETRACAINE (TE truh keyn) is an anesthetic. The eye drops are used to numb the eye and surrounding area before certain procedures.


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CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Tetracaine Hydrochloride: Ophthalmic drops, solution
Usage by Gender
64.54%
35.46%
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage by Age
17.38%
23.4%
35.82%
23.4%
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