Prolensa

Active Ingredient(s): Bromfenac
FDA Approved: * April 5, 2013
Pharm Company: * BAUSCH AND LOMB
Category: Vision / Eye Health

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



Prolensa Overview

Bromfenac is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)[1] marketed in the US as an ophthalmic solution (current brand names Prolensa and Bromday,[2] prior formulation brand name Xibrom, which has since been discontinued) by ISTA Pharmaceuticals for short-term, local use. Prolensa and Bromday are the once-daily formulation of bromfenac, while Xibrom was approved for twice-daily administration. In Europe, the trade name is Yellox. Bromfenac is indicated for t...

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Details May Include Instructions, Side Effects, Interactions, Etc. Drug monograph is from Wikipedia. All text is available under the terms of the GFDL (GNU Free Documentation License). Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bromfenac

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sore throat after taking "prolenza" and unfocused ## Hello, Cosette! How are you? Prolensa is classified by the FDA as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, it's most commonly used to treat pain and swelling of the eye, after cataract surgery. However, since it is applied directly to the eye, its side effects are usually limited to ocular ones and may include eye irritation, changed color vision, headache and itching of the eye. Have you consulted your doctor?

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I have color changes while taking Prolensa, for 2 months 1 x a day. now that I have stopped using Prolensa will my color vision return. No retina problems or nerve damage have be found. ## Hello, Ranrah! How are you? I'm sorry about the problem that you're having. I really haven't been able to find anything about Prolensa causing this. What has your ophthalmologist said about it? They would most likely know more. Are you certain it isn't changes due to the surgery?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Bromfenac
  • Solution: 0.07%, 0.075%, 0.09%, 0.1035%
  • Solution/drops: 0.09%, Eq 0.07% Acid, Eq 0.075% Acid, Eq 0.09% Acid
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Prolensa: (1 result)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 24208-602 Prolensa .7 mg/ml Ophthalmic Solution/ Drops by Bausch & Lomb Incorporated

Other drugs which contain Bromfenac or a similar ingredient: (3 results)

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I have color changes while taking Prolensa, for 2 months 1 x a day. now that I have stopped using Prolensa will my color... 1 reply






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