Active Ingredient(s): Fluorescein
FDA Approved: * March 28, 2006
Pharm Company: * ALCON RES
Category: Diagnostic Aid

Fluorescein is an 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.[1] 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 derivativ... [wikipedia]

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Dosage List

Fluorescite 100 mg/ml Ophthalmic Injection, Solution
NDC: 0065-0092
Alcon, Inc.

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