Side Effects of LotemaxAs with any medicine, Lotemax can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the drug will experience side effects. Most people tolerate it quite well.
If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Possible side effects of Lotemax include but are not limited to:
- Abnormal or blurred vision
- Eye burning
- Swelling of the lining of the eye and eyelid
- Eye discharge
- Dry eyes.
(Click Lotemax Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
Drug InteractionsLotemax is probably unlikely to interact with other medicines (see Lotemax Drug Interactions).
Important Information for Your Healthcare ProviderYou should talk with your healthcare provider prior to using this medication if you have:
- An eye infection (including inactive eye infections, such as those that can happen with herpes)
- Any allergies, including allergies to foods, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Lotemax and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Lotemax and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about any other medications you are taking, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Lotemax Warnings and Precautions to learn more, including information on who should not use the drug.)