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Mitosol Dosage

Your healthcare provider will administer Mitosol during your eye surgery. There is only one standard Mitosol dosage -- one vial of the powder dissolved in 1 mL of sterile water. The medication is not injected into the eye. Your healthcare provider will soak it up in sponges, which are then applied to the surgical area on the eye.

An Introduction to Dosing With Mitosol

There is only one standard recommended dosage of Mitosol® (mitomycin ophthalmic). It will be given by your healthcare provider during surgery.
 

What Is the Recommended Mitosol Dosage?

The standard dose of Mitosol for use during glaucoma surgery is one vial (0.2 mg) dissolved in 1 mL of sterile water, applied topically to the surgical site. The medication is not injected into the eye.
 
Your healthcare provider will administer Mitosol during surgery by first saturating sponges with the medicine and then applying the sponges to the surgical area on your eye. The sponges are normally kept in place for two minutes and then removed.
 

General Information on Using Mitosol

Some considerations to keep in mind when receiving Mitosol include the following:
 
  • Mitosol comes in the form of a powder that is dissolved in sterile water to form a liquid. It is applied directly to the eye during surgery.
 
  • This medicine is normally applied by a healthcare provider in a healthcare setting.
 
  • For the medication to work properly, it must be used as prescribed.
 
  • If you are unsure about anything related to your Mitosol dose, please talk with your healthcare provider, nurse, or pharmacist.
 

Mitosol Medication Information

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