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Maxidex Ointment

(Dexamethasone)

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Manufacturer:
Formulation:
Alcon Laboratories
Ointment
Product
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Maxidex Ointment
0.10%
3.5g Ointment
$33.50
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What is Maxidex Ointment/Dexamethasone used for?

This medicine is a corticosteroid used to treat swelling, itching, redness, and irritation of the eyes and eyelids. It may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.

If you have any questions about your medicine, please talk with your health care provider, pharmacist, or health care provider. This medicine is only to be used by the patient for whom it is prescribed. Do not give it to others. This information is advisory only. It does not contain all information about this medicine. If you have any questions about your medicine, ask your health care provider, pharmacist, or health care provider.

How should Maxidex Ointment/Dexamethasone be stored?

Store in a cool, dry palce. Protect from moisture and light.

General drug information:

General Information

When should Maxidex Ointment/Dexamethasone not be taken?

Do not take this medicine if you are allergic to any ingredient in this medicine or similar medications

What precautions should I follow when taking Maxidex Ointment/Dexamethasone?

Before using this medicine, tell your health care provider about any of the following: if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or breastfeeding if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine if you have any other medical condit

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Maxidex Ointment/Dexamethasone?

Do not use this medicine excessively and for prolonged periods of time. This medicine is for ophthalmic use only. If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.

What are the side effects of Maxidex Ointment/Dexamethasone?

Most severe: Changes in vision; continuing blurred vision; eye pain; continued or worsening itching or swelling; or discharge from your eyes

Most common: Mild burning, stinging

Other: None

How should I take Maxidex Ointment/Dexamethasone?

How much medicine you take and how often you take it depends on many factors, including the condition being treated and the age and weight of the patient. If you have any questions about the amount and/or frequency of the medicine you are taking, talk with your health care provider. Carefully read the information provided with this medicine and reread it each time you get this prescription refilled. Take this medicine exactly as prescribed by your health care provider. Stop taking this medicine and contact your health care provider at once if you become pregnant while taking this medicine. Contact your health care provider if unexplained muscle pain, tenderness, or weakness occur, especially if accompanied by general body discomfort or fever. You should stop taking this medicine briefly if any of the following occur: Use caution while driving or performing other tasks requiring alertness, coordination, or physical dexterity. Do not take more medicine than prescribed unless advised to do so by your health care provider. Contact your health care provider at once if you feel like you have taken too much of this medicine. Do not take any other over-the-counter or prescription medications without talking with your health care provider. This includes any herbal preparations or dietary supplements. If a dose is missed, take it as soon as possible. If several hours have passed or if it is nearing time for the next dose, do not double the dose to catch up, unless advised by your health care provider. If more than one dose is missed, contact your health care provider or pharmacist.