Flarex Opth (Fluormetholone) is a prescription steroid medication used to treat eye inflammation caused by surgery, injury and other conditions. Fluorometholone belongs to a class of drugs called ophthalmic corticosteroids. This medication works by relieving symptoms such as swelling, redness and itching.
Canadian Pharmacy King is currently offering the generic Flarex Opth from Canada. The brand name medication is not available at this time. Fluormetholone is available in the strength of 0.1%5 ml ophthalmic drops.
The common side effects of Flarex Opth may include stinging or burning of the eyes and temporary blurred vision when you apply this medication.
Talk to your doctor right away if you have any of the following serious side effects such as:
• Eye pain;
• Vision problems
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Talk to your doctor right away if you have any further concerns or questions.
You should not use Flarex Opth if you are allergic to Fluorometholone or if you have any other allergies. Before you start using this medication, talk to your doctor about your medical history and about all the medications you take including OTC and herbal medications. Your vision may be temporarily blurred after you apply this medication. You should not drive, use machinery or do any activity that requires you to be alert. Flarex Opth should not be used during pregnancy unless it is clearly needed. It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. Talk to your doctor before breast-feeding a baby.
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