Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop

icon
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Lotepred LS 0.2% w/v Eye Drop

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Post-operative eye pain and inflammation
96
5 ml in 1 packet
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Lotepred LS Eye Drop

uses

Uses of Lotepred LS Eye Drop

Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop is used in the treatment of post-operative eye pain and inflammation.
uses

Side effects of Lotepred LS Eye Drop

Common

Eye discharge, Dry eye, Teary eyes, Foreign body sensation in eyes, Eye redness, Burning sensation around the eyes.

uses

How to use Lotepred LS Eye Drop

This medicine is for external use only.Take it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Hold the dropper close to the eye/ear without touching it. Gently squeeze the dropper and place the medicine inside the lower eyelid or ear. Wipe off extra liquid.

How Lotepred LS Eye Drop works

Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop is a topical steroid (anti-inflammatory medicine). It works by stopping the release of certain natural substances in the eye that are responsible for pain and inflammation (redness and swelling).

In Depth Information on Lotepred LS Eye Drop

Expert advice for Lotepred LS Eye Drop

  • Your doctor has prescribed Lotepred ls for the relief of post-operative eye pain and inflammation.
  • Do not use Lotepred ls for more than the prescribed duration (1 weeks, post-operative) as it may cause glaucoma or secondary infection.
  • Notify your doctor if you recently had herpes or chicken pox.
  • Take care to prevent contact of eye dispenser with eye, eyelid, eyelashes, or finger to avoid infection.
  • Avoid wearing contact lenses after surgery and while using Lotepred ls.
video imgplay img
Lotepred LS Eye Drop related warnings
Special precautions for Lotepred LS Eye Drop
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lotepred LS 0.2% 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.
...
+more
Lactation
Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.

To reduce the amount of Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop that reaches the breastmilk, place pressure over the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
...
+more
Driving
Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision
for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
...
+more
Kidney
Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patient
s with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Liver
Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patient
s with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Loteprednol, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
Related Articles

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Lotepred LS Eye Drop

Frequently asked questions about Loteprednol

Lotepred ls is a corticosteroid available as an eye drop that reduces inflammation of superficial structures of the eye.

User Submitted Feedback For Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop

Survey Participants: 15
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Lotepred LS 0.2% Eye Drop: BTM, UMP, IAD, MMS, RJH, ADT, WLC, GPT, ZVP, WSI, EMB, USF, JIV, HIP, HAT, SHD, AGT, MSD, HMP, MAK, DPL, NWP, GTK, AAY, CLT, GBL, NDP, PPR, DDR, NNH, HGI, RSA, FGH, MOM, NVY, MPC, SCH, AAR, BIO, SAF, INC, STA, RHW, 9T9, SAT, ARD, OWP, BSN, RSS, HBV, DLP, JVO, PVP, ATP, PEN, JVN, DPP, JMJ, SSA, SBL, PTI, LHA, SWA, SJP, GTC, TRP, OHM, SVH, BDN, HRV, GNC, ENP, EQN, KHH, DYG, BMJ, BBS, AMR, NVL, OIP, PLT, SDM, SHM, LCC, MLC, ATL, RUS, OLT, DHR, AYU, RPP, RKS, SBA, HEX, MAX, DFP, MAM, SHP, IPL, AVN, PNT

Substitutes for Lotepred LS Eye Drop

Lotesol 0.2% Eye Drop
Nri Vision Care Pvt Ltd
₹16/ml of Eye Drop
save 17%
Lotefort LS Eye Drop
Eyekare Kilitch Limited
₹17/ml of Eye Drop
save 11%
Lotechek LS 0.2% Eye Drop
Indoco Remedies Ltd
₹21/ml of Eye Drop
9% costlier
Top Ophthalmologists
4.9
Dr. Vivek Gupta
MBBS, MS, DNB
4.6
Dr. Tinku Bali Razdan
MBBS, MS, Fellowship, Fellowship, Fellowship, Fellowship
4.5
Dr. Anita Sethi
MBBS, MD, DNB, Fellowship
4.8
4.9
cross img