Flomon 0.1%W/V Eye Drop

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Composition for Flomon 0.1%w/v Eye Drop

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57.5
5 ml in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Flomon Eye Drop

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Uses of Flomon Eye Drop

Flomon 0.1%W/V Eye Drop is used in the treatment of Allergic disorders and eye disorders.
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Side effects of Flomon Eye Drop

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How to use Flomon Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Flomon Eye Drop works

Fluorometholone belongs to a group of medicines called synthetic corticosteroid (glucocorticoid). Fluorometholone binds to its receptors and controls the production of certain chemicals that mediate inflammation in the body, thereby inhibiting the inflammatory reactions (such as swelling, fibrin [type of protein involved in clotting process] deposition, capillary dilatation, phagocyte [large white blood cells that can swallow and digest microbes and other foreign particles] migration)..

In Depth Information on Flomon Eye Drop

Expert advice for Flomon Eye Drop

  • Do not take eye drops containing corticosteroids such as fluorometholone for longer than a week unless advised and supervised by a specialist doctor.
  • Consult your doctor before discontinuing fluorometholone treatment.
  • Do not use fluorometholone eye drops while you are wearing contact lenses. Do not use contact lenses for at least 10-15 minutes after using fluorometholone in the eye. 
  • Temporary blurred vision or other visual disturbances may affect the ability to drive or use machines. If blurred vision occurs at instillation of fluorometholone eye drops, wait until the vision clears before driving or using machinery.
  • If you are concomitantly using other eye drops or eye ointment medicines with fluorometholone, leave at least 5 minutes between each medicine.
  • Avoid using fluorometholone, if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Flomon 0.1%W/V Eye Drop
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Flomon 0.1%W/V Eye Drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Flomon 0.1%W/V Eye Drop should be used with caution during l
actation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Flomon 0.1%W/V Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision fo
r a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Flomon
0.1%W/V Eye Drop in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Flomon 0.1%w/v Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions for Fluorometholone

Flomon is used for treat inflammation of parts of conjunctiva; relives redness and itching. It must not be used for undiagnosed red eye condition. Always follow the instructions of doctor regarding its use
No, Flomon is not an antibiotic. Flomon belongs to a group of medicines called synthetic corticosteroid (glucocorticoid). It is used to relive inflammatory condition of the eye
Yes, Flomon is a steroid. Flomon belongs to a group of medicines called synthetic corticosteroid (glucocorticoid). It is used to relive inflammatory condition of the eye
Flomon may be available over-the-counter, however, always follow the advice of your doctor regarding its use
Flomon is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Yes, Flomon is a generic name. It is available in various trade names
Flomon belongs to a group of medicines synthetic corticosteroid (glucocorticoid). Flomon binds to its receptors and controls the production of certain chemicals that mediate infections in the body, thereby inhibiting the inflammatory reactions (such as swelling, fibrin deposition, capillary dilatation, phagocyte migration)
Flomon once instilled the eye begins its action
Flomon is used to treat inflammation of parts of conjunctiva such as the palpebral conjunctive (a clear membrane, which coats the inside of the eyelids.) and bulbar conjunctiva (a clear membrane of the eye, which covers the outer surface of the eye)
The price of Flomon may vary depending upon the brand prescribed to you.Please read the instruction on the package for the correct price of the product.
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