AK-Fluor

Active Ingredient(s): Fluorescein
FDA Approved: * August 8, 2008
Pharm Company: * AKORN
Category: Diagnostic Aid

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



AK-Fluor Overview

Fluorescein is a manufactured organic compound and dye. It is available as a dark orange/red powder slightly soluble in water and alcohol. It is widely used as a fluorescent tracer for many applications. Fluorescein is a fluorophore commonly used in microscopy, in a type of dye laser as the gain medium, in forensics and serology to detect latent blood stains, and in dye tracing. Fluorescein has an absorption maximum at 494nm and emission maximum of 512nm (in water). The major derivatives are ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Fluorescein
  • Injection: 10%, 100mg/ml, 25%, 250mg/ml, 500mg/2ml (250mg/ml), 500mg/2ml(250mg/ml), 500mg/5ml (100mg/ml), 500mg/5ml(100mg/ml)
  • Insert: 1mg, 9mg
  • Ophthalmic Strip: 0.6mg, 1mg
  • Solution: 0.25%, 10%, 2%
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for AK-Fluor: (2 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 17478-250 Ak-fluor 250 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Akorn
  • 17478-253 Ak-fluor 100 mg/ml Intravenous Injection by Akorn

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