What is fluorescein-benoxinate?

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Fluorescein-benoxinate is a combination product that contains fluorescein, a diagnostic dye, and benoxinate, a topical anesthetic. This combination is beneficial for use in corneal and conjunctival eye surgical procedures. Used only in a clinical setting, this medication is instilled into the eye by a healthcare professional before a surgical procedure. After administration your eyes will feel numb.

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