Dosing InformationThe dose of Maxidex your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on the type and severity of the condition being treated. As always, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
(Click Maxidex Dosage for more information.)
Side Effects of MaxidexJust like any medicine, Maxidex can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well.
If reactions do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Some of the more common, bothersome side effects of Maxidex may include temporary eye symptoms, such as:
- Blurred vision.
(Click Maxidex Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug InteractionsMaxidex may react with a few other medications (see Maxidex Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderTalk with your healthcare provider prior to using Maxidex if you have:
- A viral eye infection, such as a herpes eye infection
- A tuberculosis eye infection
- A fungal infection in the eye
- Any allergies, including to medications, foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Maxidex and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Maxidex and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Maxidex Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)