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FDA warns veterinarians, pet owners about recalled eye drops for humans

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Several eye drop brands

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The FDA’s Center for Veterinary Medicine is warning veterinarians and pet owners about recalls of eye drops marketed under several brands, due to the risk of eye infection.

These products were marketed for use in humans, but the FDA is aware that veterinarians may have dispensed or recommended that pet owners purchase them from pharmacies.

Veterinary hospitals and pet owners should check their eye drops against the brands and lots listed below and discard any products that are included in the recalls. Pet owners who have used these products on their pets and notice that the pets are rubbing or scratching at their eyes or have swelling or discharge of the eyes should consult their veterinarians immediately.
Due to the risk of eye infection.