What should I know about fluorescein-benoxinate before receiving it?

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People with a history of heart disease or hyperthyroidism should be cautious when receiving fluorescein-benoxinate. While your eye is numb, you should be very careful about touching your eye and keeping your eye clean. Adequate studies on the safety of use of this drug with children and pregnant or nursing women have not been conducted. Extreme caution should be taken in these situations. This medication should only be used if immediately needed.

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