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What is rimexolone?

Rimexolone is a prescription drug known as a corticosteroid. It is used to alleviate swelling and inflammation in the eyes caused by eye surgery, an infection or injury. It works by stopping the body processes that cause swelling to occur. Rimexolone is administered via eye drops and can be found under the brand name Vexol.

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