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Loteprednol Drug Information

If you have certain eye problems that involve allergies or inflammation, loteprednol etabonate (Alrex®, Lotemax®) may help treat your symptoms. This prescription eye drop comes in two strengths -- a lower strength, Alrex (used for treating eye allergies), and a higher strength, Lotemax (used for treating various inflammatory eye conditions).
 
In most cases, people tolerate the medication well. However, possible side effects can include blurred vision, dry eyes, and eye itching. Reactions to the eye drop tend to be minor and are typically easy to treat.
 
It's important to review the safety information on loteprednol with your healthcare provider before starting treatment. This drug may not be suitable for everyone, so make sure your healthcare provider is aware if you have any other medical conditions (such as glaucoma) or if you are taking any other types of medicine.
 
(For more information on this drug, click Loteprednol. This article provides a more in-depth discussion, explaining how this prescription eye medication works, what to expect while taking it, and how to ensure the effectiveness of each dose.)
 

Loteprednol Drug Information

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