lotepred eye drops 1mg is a steroid used for the treatment of eye swelling which may be caused by surgery, infection, allergies and other conditions. This tablets is not recommended for use in patients less than 18 years of age.
Lotepred T Eye Drop is a corticosteroid. It is given topically as an ophthalmic solution. It’s also used to treat seasonal allergic rhinitis with the help of a nasal spray variant. It’s also available in gel and ointment form.
On using Lotepred T loteprednol dosage you may experience side effects such as redness, swelling, eye sensitivity, dry eyes, headache and itchiness.
How does LOTEPRED 0.5% Eye Drops work?
lotepred eye drops belongs to the class of drugs called ophthalmic corticosteroids. This drug acts by inhibiting the inflammation by inducing the production of lipocortin, which controls the inflammatory activity of prostaglandins and leukotrienes. Thus, it helps in reducing the inflammation.
Don’t wear contact lenses while you are using this tablets. Sterilize contact lenses according to manufacturer’s directions, and check with your health doctor before you begin using them again.Do not rinse the dropper. Replace the dropper cap after each use.
Do not use this lotepred eye drops uses more often than prescribed or for longer than 2 weeks unless directed by your doctor.
Redness or swelling of eyes
Increased sensitivity of the eyes to sunlight
Discharge from eyes
Warnings for special population
This lotepred eye drop composition is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the health doctor before using this pills.
This pills is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the health care doctor before using this medicine. If the tablets is used, monitor the infant closely for any adverse effects.