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Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml belongs to the class of ophthalmic medication primarily used to treat Post-operative inflammation and pain following ocular surgery. Pain is an unpleasant and emotional experience associated with tissue damage. It allows the body to react and prevent further tissue damage. Pain can be short-term (acute) or long-term (chronic). Pain perception can differ from person to person, from tolerable to non-tolerable. Inflammation is your immune system's natural response to injury or infection.
Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml contains Loteprednol. It works by inhibiting the release of certain natural substances that cause swelling, itching, and pain. As a result, inflammation and pain are reduced after using Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml.
Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml is for external use only. Before using it, break the seal and wash your hands to avoid any infection or contamination. If you wear contact lenses or are wearing them, remove them before using Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml, and you can put them back 15 minutes after using Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml. You may experience watery eyes, irritation in the eyes, and eye itching, in some cases. Most of these side effects of Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml are temporary, do not require medical attention, and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.
Put Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml only if the doctor prescribes you. Never encourage self-medication or suggest your medicine to someone else. You should not stop taking Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml abruptly as it may worsen your symptoms. Do not take Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml if you are allergic to corticosteroids or any ingredient of Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml. Also, do not put more than the prescribed dose of Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml as it may cause glaucoma or optic nerve damage. Do not take any other eye medication with Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml, without consulting your doctor. Use of Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml after cataract surgery is known to slow the surgery's healing process, so it is given in a very minimum dose. If you have or ever had glaucoma (increased eye pressure), herpes simplex infection, any other eye problem, are pregnant or breastfeeding, do not take the Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml until prescribed by your doctor.
Post-operative inflammation and pain following ocular surgery
Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml is an ophthalmic medicine that is primarily used to alleviate post-operative inflammation and discomfort following eye surgery. Loteprednol is present in Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml. It is a corticosteroid that acts by preventing the brain's prostaglandins (chemical messengers) from causing inflammation and swelling. As a result of employing Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml, inflammation and pain are minimised.
Inform your doctor if you are allergic to corticosteroids or any of the ingredients of Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml, what other prescription and nonprescription medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements, and herbal products you are taking. Please do not stop taking Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml suddenly, as it might worsen your symptoms. Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml is prescribed to treat redness and swelling (inflammation) of the eye. Please do not take more than the prescribed dose of Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml as it may cause glaucoma or infection. To avoid any contamination, avoid touching the tip of the dropper. Do not put to eye medication simultaneously; wait for at least 5-10 minutes before putting in the second medication. Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml is used to treat inflammation, allergies, other medical problems that cause inflammation, or if the immune system's suppression is needed. If you have or ever had glaucoma (increased eye pressure), herpes simplex infection, any other eye problem, are pregnant or breastfeeding, do not take Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml until prescribed by your doctor. Prolonged use of corticosteroids may result in glaucoma with damage to the optic nerve, defects in visual acuity, and fields of vision. If this product is used for 10 days or longer, intraocular pressure (IOP) should be monitored.
Drug-Drug interactions: Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml may interact with other ophthalmic medications (bromfenac ophthalmic, diclofenac ophthalmic, flurbiprofen ophthalmic, ketorolac ophthalmic, nepafenac ophthalmic, suprofen ophthalmic, bimatoprost, latanoprost, tafluprost), HIV medicines (ritonavir, cobicistat, darunavir, nelfinavir), antibiotic medication (clarithromycin), and vaccine (smallpox vaccine),
Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.
Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have or ever had ocular infections and ocular toxicities (Cataracts, Glaucoma/Intraocular Hypertension).
It is best to avoid alcohol while taking medication. Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml makes you dehydrated and affects the eye's pressure.
Please consult the doctor. There are no adequate and well-controlled studies on pregnant women. Your doctor will prescribe only if the benefits outweigh the risks.
Consult your doctor, and there is no substantial research yet on the use of Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml in breastfeeding/nursing mothers.
Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml can cause blurry vision. So, driving or operating machinery should not be done.
No interaction was found. Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml can be safely used in patients with the liver conditions if prescribed.
No interaction was found. Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml can be safely used in patients with kidney conditions if prescribed.
Safety and effectiveness in pediatric patients have not been established.
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Pain: Pain is a symptom triggered by the nervous system, causing uncomfortable sensations in the body. Pain may be dull or sharp, constant, or may come and go. The tolerance level of pain might vary from person to person. Pain can be generalized (overall body aches) or localized (affecting a specific area of the body). Pain can be considered a good thing as it helps us know something is wrong in the body and helps diagnose the condition. The common causes of pain include headache, muscle strain, cramps, cuts, bone fractures and arthritis.
Eye inflammation: It is the swelling of eye tissue due to underlying conditions such as allergies, conjunctivitis (inflammation of the mucous membrane of the eye), injuries, or other disorders of the eye. It is characterized by redness, watery or itchy eyes, and a burning sensation in the eye.
Lotesol 2 Eye Drops 5 ml
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