User Reviews for Loteprednol
Also known as: Alrex, Lotemax
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|Seasonal Allergic Conjunctivitis||1 reviews||8 medications|
|Postoperative Ocular Inflammation||3 reviews||27 medications|
|Iritis||2 reviews||53 medications|
|Summary of Loteprednol reviews||6 reviews||7.8|
Reviews for Loteprednol
Lotemax (loteprednol) for Iritis: "I went to my doctor for general eye irritation and most likely an incorrect fitting of my current contacts which is causing eye irritation. I was prescribed Lotemax, 1 drop in each eye, 4 x day. Obviously Lotemax is a steriod. I have NO history of anxiety or mental illness. After first day I noticed I was having weird thoughts that I couldn't get out of my head. In the days that followed, I started to have SEVERE anxiety with full blown panic attacks. I was scared to be around my husband and my children worried that I might cause them harm or them harming themselves, or somehow being subjected to harm... my worst fear. I was manic with worry and paranoia and cried repeatedly. I stopped the meds and the symptoms started to disappear."
T. Lee November 11, 2015
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Lotemax (loteprednol) for Seasonal Allergic Conjunctivitis: "I was prescribed Lotemax for eye pain, burning, crying, itching and swelling of my eyes due to allergies. I felt IMMEDIATE RELIEF! The sclura (white of eye) felt comfortable instantly, I havent had any burning, itching or tearing in 5 days.....only draw back is its a steroid and can only used for 7 days..... :0("
Pam C. May 26, 2015
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Lotemax (loteprednol) for Postoperative Ocular Inflammation: "I was prescribed Lotemax following PRK surgery. I had no problems or side effects. My ophthalmologist said it was also useful for allergic reactions of the eye (painful swelling & burning). So I have continued to use it for that purpose. My only side effect is blurred vision for about 5 to 10 mins after I use it. Otherwise, this is a wonderful solution to inflammation and burning of the eye."
Fernbern (taken for 1 to 6 months) May 17, 2015
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Lotemax (loteprednol) for Iritis: "works very well to treat dry eyes. The out of pocket (and list-) price for 5 ml, 0.5% is outrageous $95/240. In Canada you get a list price for that same medicine (Lotemax 0.5%) of $ 109 for 15 ml (1/6 th)! Who's pocketing the difference?"
N_E May 3, 2015
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Alrex (loteprednol) for Postoperative Ocular Inflammation: " Maintenance of corneal transplants: Basically no side effects beside secondary glaucoma, over a period of using one drop in each eye daily for 12 years."
Anonymous (taken for 10 years or more) August 7, 2012
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Lotemax (loteprednol) for Postoperative Ocular Inflammation: "I am at a advanced stage of Keracotonus and can no longer see out of one eye. My eye hurts considerablely every morning but the Lotemax drops help with pain. The only side effect I had was a mild rash on chin."
Eye pain April 9, 2012
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