Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac)
What is Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac) used for?
Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac) are used to treat inflammation, pain and redness of the eyes occurring after cataract surgery. It belongs to a class of drugs known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDS, which work by preventing the release of natural substances in the body that cause pain and inflammation.
How should I use Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac)?
Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac) should be applied directly to the eyes. Patients are sometimes directed to place one drop in the affected eye or eyes 1 to 2 times per day for two weeks. However, it is essential to consult your physician so that the correct dosage can be prescribed. You should never use this medication for longer than prescribed by your physician, as prolonged use may increase the risk of side effects.
What are the side effects of Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac)?
Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac) may cause some side effects, such as:
Patients should immediately consult their physician if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if they experience other side effects, such as severe eye pain, light sensitivity or discharge from the eye.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Megabrom Eye Drops (Bromfenac). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.