Flucon steroid eye drops

2 years or older :
Fluorometholone %/% suspension: 1 drop into the conjunctival sac 2 to 4 times per day

Ointment: A small amount (approximately inch ribbon) of ointment should be applied to the conjunctival sac 1 to 3 times per day

Comments :
-Fluorometholone acetate: During the initial 24 to 48 hours, the dosage may be safely increased to 2 drops every 2 hours.
-Fluorometholone ophthalmic suspension and ointment: During the initial 24 to 48 hours, the dosing frequency may be increased to 1 application every 4 hours.
-Withdrawal of treatment should be carried out by gradually decreasing the frequency of applications.
-If signs and symptoms fail to improve after 2 days, the patient should be re-evaluated.

Uses :
-Treatment of corticosteroid-responsive inflammation of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea, and anterior segment of the globe.

Fluorometholone ( INN , BAN , JAN ) (brand names Efflumidex , Flucon , FML Forte , FML , others), also known as 6α-methyl-9α-fluoro-11β,17α-dihydroxypregna-1,4-diene-3,20-dione , is a synthetic glucocorticoid which is used in the treatment of inflammatory eye diseases . [1] [2] [3] The C17α acetate ester , fluorometholone acetate (brand name Flarex), is also a glucocorticoid and is used for similar indications. [1] [2] [3] Specifically, it is indicated for use in the treatment of steroid-responsive inflammatory conditions of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea, and anterior segment of the eye. [ citation needed ]

Flucon steroid eye drops

flucon steroid eye drops

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