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Drug Name:

CYSTARAN Rx

Generic Name and Formulations:
Cysteamine 0.44%; ophthalmic soln; contains benzalkonium chloride.

Company:
Sigma-Tau Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Therapeutic Use:

Indications for CYSTARAN:

Treatment of corneal cystine cystal accumulation in patients with cystinosis.

Adults and Children:

Instill one drop in each eye every waking hour. Discard after 1 week of use.

Warnings/Precautions:

Remove contact lenses prior to application; may reinsert after 15 mins. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers.

Pharmacological Class:

Cystine-depleting agent.

Adverse Reactions:

Light sensitivity, redness, eye pain/irritation, headache, visual field defects; possible benign intracranial hypertension.

How Supplied:

Soln—15mL

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