LOPTICA 5MG EYE DROP

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Composition FOR LOPTICA 5mg eye drop

Loteprednol(5mg)

food interaction for LOPTICA eye drop

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No interaction found
No interaction found
Loptica 5mg eye drop may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Loptica 5mg eye drop is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
SAFE
No interaction found

SALT INFORMATION FOR LOPTICA 5mg eye drop

Loteprednol(5mg)

Loptica eye drop uses

Loptica 5mg eye drop is used in the treatment of allergic disorders and eye disorders.

How loptica eye drop works

Loteprednol belongs to a class of medication called as ophthalmic corticosteroid. The exact mechanism of action is not known. They are thought to induce certain proteins (phospholipase A 2 inhibitory proteins) which inhibit the formation of other compounds like prostaglandin and leukotrienes which promote inflammation. As a result, the redness, swelling, and itching is relieved at the site of administration.
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Common side effects of loptica eye drop

Electrolyte imbalance, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Increased risk of infection, Muscle disorders, Increased blood pressure, Altered bone growth, Skin scar, Behavioural changes, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract.

SUBSTITUTES FOR LOPTICA eye drop

2 Substitutes
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  • LPRED EYE DROP
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Allergan India Pvt Ltd
    Rs. 28.48/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 142.38
    pay 103% more per ML of eye drop
  • LOT (ENTOD) 5MG EYE DROP
    (5 ML eye drop in packet)
    Entod Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 19.40/ML of eye drop
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    Rs. 97
    pay 39% more per ML of eye drop

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Expert advice FOR LOPTICA eye drop

  • Do not start or continue loteprednol if you have increased pressure inside the eyes that cause visual problem (glaucoma), pain, redness, itching or inflammation in eyes, or after a recent cataract surgery.
  • Avoid using for more than 10 days.
  • Avoid wearing contact lenses.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.

Frequently asked questions FOR LOPTICA 5mg eye drop

Loteprednol

Q. What is loteprednol/loteprednol etabonate?
Loteprednol is a corticosteroid available as an eye drop that reduces inflammation of superficial structures of the eye.

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Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)