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Who should not use difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion?

Pregnant or breastfeeding women should not use difluprednate ophthalmic emulsion. In addition, those with an infection, particularly any type of eye infection, may not be able to safely use difluprednate. Those with a herpes infection should not use difluprednate. People with glaucoma should talk to their doctor before using difluprednate, because it may actually make this condition worse.

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