This medication is a corticosteroid, prescribed for eye inflammation. It prevents the release of inflammation causing substances in the body.
Contraindicated in patients with fungal infections and hypersensitivity.
Ophthalmic- As 0.1% solution: Instill 1-2 hourly until symptoms are controlled.
As 0.1% ointment: Apply 2-4 times/day.
It comes as eye drops and ointment to instill over the affected eyes as directed by your physician.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of diabetes, glaucoma, cataracts, poor blood circulation, immune disorder, any allergy, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Corneal ulcers, raised IOP and reduced visual acuity.
Avoid excess dosage.
Store in a cool place and use within one month of opening.