click here for details            Vexol  (U.S.N.L.M.)
Dosing  (Anterior Uveitis) 1 or 2 drops qhr 1st week, then q2hr for 2nd week, taper when resolved.
Chem Specs rimexolone 1.0%
Quantities 5ml, 10ml
Cost 96.00/10ml
Class Nonfluorinated corticosteroid suspension
Action Anti-inflammatory
Usage Indicated for postoperative inflammation and in the treatment of anterior uveitis.
Anti-inflammatory efficacy nearly equal to Pred Forte but better IOP safety.
Contraindications Most viral diseases of the cornea and conjunctiva including epithelial herpes simplex
keratitis, vaccinia, and varicella, mycobacterial and fungal disease. Hypersensitivity to
any of the ingredients of this preparation and to other corticosteroids.
Pediatric use Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients have not been established.
Pregnancy Category C
Discontinued 2008.
Fungal and bacterial overgrowth, cataract formation, globe perforation possible with long term use.