It is used extensively as a diagnostic tool in the field of ophthalmology and optometry, where topical fluorescein is used in the diagnosis of corneal abrasions, corneal ulcers and herpetic corneal infections.
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Contact lens discoloration.
It is contraindicated in patients with known hypersensitivity to the drug.
Caution is to be exercised in patients with a history of allergy or bronchial asthma.
Remove contact lenses prior to procedure; flush the eye(s) with sterile, 0.9% Sodium Chloride Irrigation, and wait at least 1 hour before replacing lenses.
Detailed questioning of each patient is recommended before the angiography to evaluate any prior history of allergy.
It has been shown to be excreted in human milk for up to 4 days; therefore, breast-feeding should be discontinued for at least 4 days following fluorescein administration, and the milk should be pumped and discarded during this time period.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Ask your pharmacist or healthcare provider before using any medicine.