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Who should not use nepafenac ophthalmic?

You may not be able to use nepafenac ophthalmic if you have diabetes, hemophilia or other clotting disorder, chronic dry eye, rheumatoid arthritis, recent eye surgery or breathing diseases including asthma. If you wear contact lenses, remove them before and do not reinsert for 15 minutes after using the eye drops. You should ask your doctor about taking it if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant or are breastfeeding. Also, tell your doctor if you have had a past allergic reaction to this or other medicines.

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