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.
Lotetob Eye Drop is a combination of two medicines: Loteprednol and Tobramycin which treat bacterial eye infections. Loteprednol is a steroid medicine. It blocks the production of certain chemical messengers (prostaglandins) that make the eye red, swollen and itchy. Tobramycin is an antibiotic. It stops bacterial growth by preventing the synthesis of essential proteins required by bacteria to carry out vital functions.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Lotetob Eye Drop is unsafe to use during pregnancy. There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lotetob 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 Lotetob 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.
Lotetob Eye Drop may cause blurring of your vision for a short time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Lotetob Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lotetob Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Lotetob Eye Drop is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Lotetob Eye Drop may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 1st Dec 2017.