PROLENSA (bromfenac ophthalmic solution) 0.07%


PROLENSA (bromfenac ophthalmic solution) 0.07% is a nonsteroidal
anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) indicated to treat inflammation and reduce eye
pain in patients after cataract surgery.

 


INDICATION FOR PROLENSA
(bromfenac ophthalmic solution) 0.07%

PROLENSA (bromfenac ophthalmic solution) 0.07% is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) indicated to treat inflammation and reduce eye pain in patients after cataract surgery.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION ABOUT PROLENSA
  • PROLENSA contains sodium sulfite, a substance that may cause allergic reactions, some severe, in certain people. In addition, tell your doctor if you have had an allergic reaction to any other medications.

  • Slow or delayed healing may occur while using non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as PROLENSA.

  • Use of NSAIDs in the eye may result in certain serious eye conditions that can be sight threatening. Tell your doctor immediately about any side effect that you may have.

  • Replace bottle cap after using and do not touch dropper tip to any surface in order to avoid contamination of the bottle.

  • Remove contact lenses prior to using PROLENSA. The preservative in PROLENSA, benzalkonium chloride, may be absorbed by soft contact lenses. Lenses may be reinserted after 10 minutes following administration of PROLENSA.

  • If more than one eye medicine is being used, use the eye medicines at least 5 minutes apart.

  • The most common side effects (seen in 3%-8% of patients) were inflammation of the eye, foreign body sensation, eye pain, light sensitivity, and blurred vision.


Please click here for Prescribing Information about PROLENSA.

You are encouraged to report side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.FDA.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

INDICATION FOR LOTEMAX GEL (loteprednol etabonate
ophthalmic gel) 0.5%


LOTEMAX GEL (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel) 0.5% is used to treat inflammation and pain following eye surgery.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION ABOUT LOTEMAX GEL
  • LOTEMAX GEL should not be used if you have an infection in your eye.

  • Before using LOTEMAX GEL, turn bottle upside down and shake once to fill the bottle tip. To avoid contamination, do not let dropper touch any surface.

  • Do not wear contact lenses when using LOTEMAX GEL.

  • Contact your doctor if pain develops or if redness, itching or inflammation becomes aggravated.

  • If you use LOTEMAX GEL for longer than 10 days, your doctor may monitor pressure in your eye. Use of medications such as LOTEMAX GEL may result in cataract formation, or may delay healing after cataract surgery.

  • The most common side effects in clinical studies were eye inflammation, eye pain and foreign body sensation.

Please click here for Prescribing Information about LOTEMAX GEL.

You are encouraged to report side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit www.FDA.gov/medwatch or call 1-800-FDA-1088.


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