bromfenac (ophthalmic) (cont.)
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What happens if I miss a dose (Xibrom)?
Use the medication as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and wait until your next regularly scheduled dose. Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Xibrom)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine, or if anyone has accidentally swallowed it. An overdose of this medication is unlikely to be harmful.
What should I avoid while taking bromfenac ophthalmic (Xibrom)?
Bromfenac ophthalmic can cause side effects that may impair your vision. Be careful if you drive or do anything that requires you to be able to see clearly.
Avoid using other medications in your eyes during treatment with bromfenac ophthalmic unless your doctor has told you to.
What other drugs will affect bromfenac ophthalmic (Xibrom)?
Before using bromfenac tell your doctor if you are using a steroid such as prednisone, dexamethasone, and others.
This list is not complete and there may be other drugs that can interact with bromfenac ophthalmic Tell your doctor about all the prescription and over-the-counter medications you use. This includes vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start using a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about bromfenac ophthalmic.
Report Problems to the Food and Drug Administration
You are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.
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