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What is flurbiprofen ophthalmic solution?

Flurbiprofen ophthalmic solution is the active ingredient in the prescription brand name drug Ocufen. It helps to keep the pupil from constricting during eye surgery. It is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and works by blocking the release of a group of hormones known as prostaglandins, which cause the pupil to constrict.

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