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AK-NEFRIN
Phenylephrine

Indications

Treats uveitis and wide angle glaucoma. Also used during certain eye tests or procedures.

Brand Names


AK-Dilate
Mydfrin
Neofrin
Altafrin
Prefrin Liquifilm

When You Should Not Take The Medication

You should not receive this medicine if you have had an allergic reaction to phenylephrine. You should not receive this medicine if you have narrow angle glaucoma or an aneurysms (a blood vessel problem). Do not give this medicine to an infant.

How To Store And Dispose Of This Medicine


Store the medicine in a closed container at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.

Ask your pharmacist, doctor, or health caregiver about the best way to dispose of the used medicine container and any leftover medicine after you have finished your treatment. You will also need to throw away old medicine after the expiration date has passed.

Keep all medicine away from children and never share your medicine with anyone.

Possible Side Effects While Using This Medicine


Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Allergic reaction: Itching or hives, swelling in your face or hands, swelling or tingling in your mouth or throat, chest tightness, trouble breathing.
Chest pain or uneven heartbeat.

If you notice these less serious side effects, talk with your doctor:
Blurred vision, eye sensitivity to light.
Temporary eye irritation or burning.
Swelling, redness, or itching of the eyelids.

If you notice other side effects that you think are caused by this medicine, tell your doctor.