Salvus Solution

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Composition for Salvus NA Solution

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75.23
5 ml in 1 bottle
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Medicine Overview of Salvus Solution

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Uses of Salvus Solution

Salvus Solution is used in the treatment of Allergic disorders and eye disorders.
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Side effects of Salvus Solution

Common

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How to use Salvus Solution

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use.

How Salvus Solution 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..

In Depth Information on Salvus Solution

Expert advice for Salvus Solution

  • 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Salvus Solution
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Salvus Solution 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.
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Lactation
SAFE
Salvus Solution is safe to use during lactation. Human studies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.

To further reduce its risk, place pressure over the tear duct by the corner of the eye for 1 minute or more, then remove the excess solution with an absorbent tissue.
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Driving
Salvus Solution may cause blurring of your vision for a shor
t time just after its use. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Salvus
Solution in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Salvus NA Solution

Frequently asked questions for Loteprednol

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

Substitutes for Salvus

No substitutes found for this medicine
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