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chloramphenicol drops - ophthalmic

GENERIC NAME: CHLORAMPHENICOL DROPS - OPHTHALMIC (klor-am-FEN-eh-coal)

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WARNING: Very rarely, people using this medication have had serious, sometimes fatal blood disorders (e.g., bone marrow suppression, aplastic anemia). Chloramphenicol should not be used if safer, effective medications can be used.

Tell your doctor immediately if you experience easy bruising/bleeding, persistent sore throat, fever, or unusual fatigue.

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/16/2014



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