Indications and Usage
LACRISERT® (hydroxypropyl cellulose ophthalmic insert) is an insert placed in your eye to treat moderate to severe dry eyes. It also can be used to treat the following eye conditions: exposure keratitis, decreased corneal sensitivity and recurrent corneal erosions.
Important Safety Information
- Do not use LACRISERT® (hydroxypropyl cellulose ophthalmic insert) if you are allergic to hydroxypropyl cellulose.
- Follow the instructions for using LACRISERT® that come with the package.
- Because LACRISERT® may cause temporary blurred vision, use caution when driving or operating machinery.
- The following side effects have been reported: temporary blurring of vision, discomfort, irritation or redness in the eye, matting or sticky eyelashes, eye sensitivity to light, an allergic reaction known as hypersensitivity and swelling of the eyelid.
- Tell your doctor about any side effects that you may have.
To report suspected adverse reactions, contact Bausch & Lomb Incorporated at 1-800-321-4576 or FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088 or FDA.gov/medwatch.
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