LOTEVAIL Eye Drops 5ml

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INTRODUCTION

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS contains Loteprednol which belongs to the group of medicines called Corticosteroids. It is used to treat post-operative inflammation and pain following eye surgery

Before using LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS inform your doctor if you have glaucoma, any eye infection, or recently had cataract surgery. LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS should be used with caution in pregnant women only if advised by the doctor. LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS should be used with caution among breastfeeding mothers.       

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS should be used with caution in children (from birth to 11 years of age) and in elderly patients. Your doctor may advise you to avoid contact lenses and monitor the pressure inside your eyes during treatment with LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS.   

The most common side effects associated with use of LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS are inflammation in the anterior chamber of the eye, eye pain and foreign body sensation in the eye. Consult your doctor if any of the symptoms bothers you.    

USES OF LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS

  • Treats post-operative inflammation and pain after eye surgery

HOW LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS WORKS

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS reduces inflammation in the eye by inhibiting the inflammatory response (called prostaglandins) and various processes associated with inflammation and it probably delays or slows healing.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Use LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS as advised by your doctor. It is for ophthalmic use only. Before using, wash your hands properly. Invert closed container and shake once to fill tip before instilling the medicine. Apply one to two drops of LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS into the conjunctival sac of the affected eye for the time and duration specified by your doctor (preferably four times daily starting the day after surgery and continuing throughout the first 2 weeks of the post-operative period). Your doctor will decide the correct dose and time interval for you depending upon your age, body weight and severity of the condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS

COMMON

  • inflammation in the anterior chamber of the eye
  • eye pain
  • foreign body sensation

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Eye Pain Or Sensitivity

Rest your eyes by closing or sleeping. Avoid bright lights, reading, watching television, and working on the computer. Keep eyes closed and gently massage your eyes for few seconds to relieve the muscles. Consult your doctor if the symptom gets worse

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS should be used with caution in pregnant women only if considered clearly necessary. Consult your doctor before using it.

BREASTFEEDING

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS should be used with caution in breastfeeding women. Consult your doctor before using it.  

ALLERGY

Talk to your doctor if you are allergic to Loteprednol or any other ingredients of this medicine.  

OTHERS

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS is not recommended for use if you: 

  • have viral diseases of the cornea and conjunctiva such as herpes simplex keratitis (infection of the cornea)
  • have vaccinia and varicella
  • have mycobacterial infection of the eye
  • have fungal disease of the ocular structures

Before using LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS, inform your doctor if you:

  • have glaucoma (progressive condition causing damage to the optic nerve of the eyes due to increased pressure inside the eyes leading to blindness)
  • have history of viral eye infection caused by herpes simplex
  • diseases causing thinning of the cornea or sclera

Use in paediatrics:

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS should be used with caution in children (from birth to 11 years of age). Consult your child’s doctor for advice

Use in geriatrics:

LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS should be used with caution in elderly patients. Consult your doctor before using it. 

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug - Drug interactions:

Before using LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS, inform your doctor if you are taking, have taken, or might take any other medicine including prescription, non-prescription or any herbal medicines.

Overdosage:

If you or anyone else accidentally use too much of LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :     Loteprednol
Pharmacological Category :   Corticosteroids
Therapeutic Indication :   Pain and inflammation following eye surgery  
Dosage Forms :   Ophthalmic Gel, Eye drops, Ophthalmic Suspension

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS out of reach of children
  • Store upright at 15ºC to 25ºC

FAQs ABOUT LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS

Q: How does LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS work?

A: LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS works by blocking the production of certain inflammatory mediators called prostaglandins in the body which are responsible for causing swelling, pain, redness, and scar formation in the eyes, thus it treats inflammation and pain associated with eye surgeries.  

Q: How to use LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS?

A: Use LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS as advised by your doctor. It is for ophthalmic use only. Before applying, wash your hands properly. Invert closed container and shake once to fill tip before instilling the medicine. Apply one to two drops of LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS into the conjunctival sac of the affected eye for the time and duration specified by your doctor (preferably four times daily starting the day after surgery and continuing throughout the first 2 weeks of the post-operative period).  

Q: What are the common side effects of using LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS?

A: The most common side-effects of using LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS are inflammation in the anterior chamber of the eye, eye pain and foreign body sensation in the eye. Consult your doctor if any of the symptoms worsens.

Q: Does LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS affect your immunity?

A: Prolonged use of LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS may suppress your immune system and affect your ability to fight against infection and increase the chance of getting eye infections including herpes simplex infection and fungal infections. Consult your doctor regarding the duration and dose of the treatment and try to avoid indiscriminate use of this medicine for a long duration of time without proper consultation.

Q: Can LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS cause cataract?

A: Yes, long-term exposure of LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS may lead to posterior and subcapsular cataract formation (type of eye disease causing opacification or clouding of back portion of the lens). Consult your doctor immediately if you feel any visual disturbance while you are using this medicine.

Q: Can I wear contact lenses while using LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS?

A: LOTEVAIL EYE DROPS contains a preservative called benzalkonium chloride which may be absorbed by soft contact lenses. You are recommended to remove contact lenses before using this medicine and you can put them back after 15 minutes of using the medicine.

REFERENCES

1. Tilo Grosser, Emer Smyth and Garret A. FitzGerald. Anti-inflammatory, Antipyretic and Analgesic agents; Pharmacotherapy of gout. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological basics of Therapeutics. 11th Edition. New York McGraw Hill Medical 2011. Page – 1724.

2. Kenneth. Beckman. James. A. katz. Parag A. Majmudar. Audrey Talley Rostov. Loteprednol Etabonate for the Treatment of Dry Eye Disease: A Literature Review. February 2019. [Accessed on 20th June 2022] https://www.researchgate.net/publication/235690945_Development_of_a_non-settling_gel_formulation_of_05_loteprednol_etabonate_for_anti-inflammatory_use

3. Sheppard JD, Singh IP. Real world use of loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel 0.5% in cases representative of comorbid pathologies responding to minimally invasive glaucoma surgery. Dovepress. July 2019. [Accessed on 20th June 2022] https://www.dovepress.com/real-world-use-of-loteprednol-etabonate-ophthalmic-gel-05-in-cases-rep-peer-reviewed-fulltext-article-OPTH

4. Bausch & Lomb Incorporated. U.S. Food & Drug Administration. [Revised in September 2012] [Accessed on 20th June 2022] https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/drugsatfda_docs/label/2012/202872lbl.pdf

5. Bausch & Lomb Incorporated. (Lotemax) Loteprednol. [Revised in April 2020] [Accessed on 20th June 2022] https://www.lotemaxgel.com/siteassets/pdf/lotemaxgel-package-insert.pdf

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LOTEVAIL Eye Drops 5ml

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