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Durezol vs. Lotemax for Inflammation

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Durezol

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Lotemax

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/ 1,669 posts
Other Names: Alrex   Loteprednol Etabonate
Rating: 2 out of 5
Based on 343 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 1,669 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Loteprednol (as the ester loteprednol etabonate) is a corticosteroid used in ophthalmology. Marketed by Bausch and Lomb as Lotemax in the U.S., ocular applications for this drug include the treatment of inflammation of the eye due to allergie... Read more on Wikipedia
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By HELGA
September 2, 2014
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What patients are saying about Durezol vs. Lotemax

14 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
think because it further irritation from the above 2 items....
Durezol Steroid in case anyone is ...on Pred Forte and Lotemax several times with no results--i think because it further irritation from the above 2 items. I seem to ...2 months for Lotemax and...
when I go hard on the lotemax (or whatever steroid drop...
...notice when I go hard on the lotemax (or whatever steroid drop ...that. Hope that helps. Also, Lotemax has a different preservative (BAC? ...My cornea specialist prescribed Durezol (brand ...
issues. My Doc put me on Durezol which is similiar but...
...this steroid might be giving you issues. My Doc put me on Durezol which is similiar but comes in single unit vials ...be wearing off like with Lotemax which ended up irritating my...
I have used durezol (I think that is the brand name)...
Lizlou, I have used durezol (I think that is the brand name) but I ...is strong. It is in a different preservative than Lotemax and others and was about the only one I...
was the preservative. I used Durezol for a bit, which has...
...time before I notice anything. Lotemax left me bloodshot, too. I ...was the preservative. I used Durezol for a bit, which ...it as often as they recommend Lotemax or Alrex. Sure would...
Durezol: topical coritcosteroids available in...
...BE SHAKEN FOR AT LEAST THREE MINUTES to get it into suspension Maxidex: Lotemax: Durezol: topical coritcosteroids available in the...
my right eye, Now iI am on Durezol 1drop 4x's a day in my...
...anterior iriits in my right eye, Now iI am on Durezol 1drop 4x's a day in my left eye, alphagen ...in my left eye and lotemax 2x's a day in my ...my eye feels on the Durezol. I am concern bec...
well. I don't use lotemax but durezol, which is pretty much...
...says it is ok to use for flareups as well. I don't use lotemax but durezol, which is pretty much the same thing in a different preservative. In fact, ...those mornings when I wake up and eyes fe...
I needed to go back on the Durezol and continue with the...
...the change in medication (Lotemax). Also, my vitreous completely ...floaters. He told me that Lotemax was not strong enough, and I needed to go back on the Durezol and continue with the glaucoma...
is my first choice for that. But if the person REALLY...
Lotemax is my first choice for ...steroid, then I simply use Pred Forte or Durezol and simultaneously use glaucoma th...
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