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Endosol Extra (intraocular)

Generic name: ophthalmic irrigation (intraocular) [off-THE-mik-ir-i-GAE-tion]

Brand names: Balanced Salt Solution, BSS, BSS Plus, Endosol Extra Intraocular
The class of drugs: ophthalmic lubricants and irrigations

What is Endosol Extra (intraocular)?

Ophthalmic intraocular (inside the eyes) irrigation can be described as a non-sterile cleanser solution.Intraocular Endosol Extra is a method to ensure the health of the eye after an operation, like cataract surgery.Intraocular Endosol Extra can also be used to treat conditions that are not mentioned in this guide.

Side effects of Endosol Extra (intraocular)

See a doctor immediately. Get medical attention immediately if you notice symptoms that indicate an allergic reaction, such as symptoms of hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of your lips, face, and tongue.

Endosol Extra may cause serious side effects. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience:

  • Issues with vision;
  • Eye pain, redness, or irritation;
  • Greater the sensitivity to increased sensitivity to

Common adverse consequences associated with Endosol Extra may include:

  • Headache
  • Mild eye discomfort.

This isn't a complete list of all the side effects. Other effects may also be present.Consult your physician if experiencing medical adverse effects and report them directly to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.


After surgery, consult your doctor if you experience issues with your vision, such as eye pain, redness, irritation, or a greater sensitivity to light.

Similar or related drugs

Lidocaine for ophthalmic use, Proparacaine eye drops, Alcaine, Balanced Salt Solution, Ophthaine, and BSS

Before you take this drug

To ensure that intraocular Endosol Extra's safety is assured for you, consult your doctor if you suffer from:

  • Diabetes
  • A history of the disease of glaucoma

It isn't known if intraocular Endosol Extra could cause harm to a baby who is not yet born. Inform your doctor that you are pregnant.It isn't known if intraocular ophthalmic irrigation is absorbed into breast milk or if it is harmful to the nursing infant. Consult your physician if you are breastfeeding a child.

How to take Endosol Extra (intraocular)

Intraocular Endosol Extra can be injected into the eye after surgery. Your healthcare provider will provide the injection.

What happens if I miss the dose?

Since you'll receive intraocular Endosol Extra within an operating setting, you're less likely to skip a dose.

What happens if I overdose?

Since the medication is prescribed by a medical specialist in a medical setting, the risk of overdose is less likely to occur.

What should be avoided?

Follow the instructions of your physician regarding any limitations on foods, drinks, or any activity.

Interaction with other drug

It's unlikely that any other medication that you inject or take orally will affect the intraocular Endosol Extra that is used within the eyes. However, many medications can interfere with one another. Be sure to inform your health care providers about the medications you are taking, which include prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal remedies.