FUL-GLO- fluorescein sodium strip 

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Fluorescein Sodium Ophthalmic Strips, USP

Diagnostic Agent For Professional Use Only

Each sterile strip is impregnated with 0.6 mg of fluorescein sodium USP.


For staining the anterior segment of the eye when fitting contact lenses, in disclosing corneal injury and in applanation tonometry.


To ensure full fluorescence and patient comfort, the Ful-Glo impregnated tip should be moistened before application. One or two drops of sterile irrigation solution should be used for this purpose. Touch conjunctiva or fornix as required with moistened tip. It is recommended that the patient blink several times after application.

NOTE: Contents may not be sterile if individual strip package has been damaged or previously opened. Store below 30°C.


1. Separate tab ends. Pull apart slowly until white handle visible. Remove from envelope.

Figure 1

Fig. 1

Or, for a convenient handle protector-

2. Grasp envelope firmly with two hands as shown in Fig. 2. Tear down the middle of envelope to strip.

Figure 2

Fig. 2

Hold the handle end of the strip firmly in the right hand as shown in Fig 3. Hold left edge of paper envelope so that tip is not held between the fingers.

Figure 3

Fig. 3

Snap the left portion off quickly. Strip is ready to use with a convenient handle protector.

Figure 4

Fig. 4

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FUL-GLO® Fluorescein Sodium

Sterile Ophthalmic Strips 0.6 mg

Contents may not be sterile if this package has been damaged or

previously opened. See box for complete information.

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Principal Display Panel Text for Carton Label:

NDC 17478-403-03


Fluorescein Sodium

Ophthalmic Strips, USP

0.6 mg

Diagnostic Agent for Professional Use Only

300 Sterile Strips

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fluorescein sodium strip
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:17478-403
Route of AdministrationOPHTHALMIC
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Fluorescein Sodium (UNII: 93X55PE38X) (Fluorescein - UNII:TPY09G7XIR) Fluorescein Sodium0.6 mg
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:17478-403-03300 in 1 CARTON06/01/2004
11 in 1 APPLICATOR; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
unapproved drug other06/01/2004
Labeler - Akorn (117693100)

Revised: 9/2022
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