Fluresin 600 mg Injection

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Overview

Uses of Fluresin Injection

Fluresin 600 mg Injection is used in eye examination.

Fluresin Injection side effects

Common
No common side effects seen

How to use Fluresin Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Fluresin Injection works

Fluresin 600 mg Injection is an orange dye which temporarily gives colour to damaged cells of the eye. This helps the doctor identify any problems with your cornea and diagnose certain eye diseases.

Fluresin Injection related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fluresin 600 mg Injection 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.
Lactation
Fluresin 600 mg Injection is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
It is not known whether Fluresin 600 mg Injection alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Fluresin 600 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Fluresin 600 mg Injection in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Fluresin Injection?

If you miss a dose of Fluresin 600 mg Injection, please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Inform your doctor about your allergic experiences, currents medical conditions such as diabetes, heart diseases and information of concomitant medications.
  • Seek immediate medical attention in case of any suspected allergic reaction such as redness and itching of eye, swelling around the eye, itchy skin rash or difficulty in breathing.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as fluorescein eye drops may cause temporary blurred vision.
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to fluorescein or to any other such diagnostic dyes.
  • Do not consume this drug if you wear soft contact lenses, suffer from asthma or any such allergic disorder.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to get pregnant or breastfeeding.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Fluresin

My both eyes was treated against the problem of lens dislocation by doing optical iridectomy in 1999.But few days my right eye's lens is got detached and it comes in my visual field. Please advice me whether it may creat some problem to other eye parts or not? If there is surgery requirment then please mention the name and details. Some doctors doubt that I am affected by any kind of marfan syndrome.
Dr. Richa Jain
Eye Specialist
In Marfan syndrome lens subluxation is common other eye abnormalities can also occur like retinal detachment etcVisit eye doctor for eye examination
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 25th Jan 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
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Samarth House, 168, Bangur Nagar, Off Link Road, Near Ayappa Temple & Kallol Kali Temple, Goregaon (W), Mumbai - 400 090.
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