Prednisolone Acetate Ophthalmic Suspension is a sterile eye drop used in the eye to inhibit inflammation and reduce swelling and painAdd this item to your cart:
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* Successfully treats inflammation due to infections, injury, and surgery
* Reduces swelling associated with bacterial infections
* Available as a dropper bottle
Dosage and Administration:
* Use this medication exactly as directed by your veterinarian. If you do not understand the directions ask the pharmacist or veterinarian to explain them to you.
* Wash your hands prior to using the eye drops.
* Shake the bottle gently to be sure the medication is properly mixed.
* Do not use any eye drop that is discolored or has particles in it.
* Store Prednisolone Acetate Ophthalmic Suspension at room temperature, away from moisture and heat.
* Keep the bottle properly capped.
* Tell your veterinarian if your pet is using other eye drops or eye medications.
* If your pet has swelling of the face, itching, or appears to have difficulty breathing, contact your veterinarian immediately.
* Do not touch the dropper opening to any surface including eyes or hands.
* This medication may cause blurred vision.
* It is not FDA approved for use in veterinary medicine however, it is a commonly accepted practice to use this product in dogs and horses.
* Do not stop using this medication suddenly especially if it has been used for several weeks or more.
* The dose may need to be reduced over several days to prevent side effects.
* Do not touch the dropper opening to any surface, including eyes and hands. The dropper opening is sterile. If it becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in the eye.
* Tell your veterinarian if your pet is pregnant or lactating.
* Before giving Prednisolone Acetate Ophthalmic Suspension, tell your veterinarian if your pet is using other eye drops or eye medications.
* Tell your veterinarian if the pet is being given oral steroid medications such as prednisone, methylprednisolone or others. Drugs other than those listed may also interact with Prednisolone Acetate Ophthalmic Suspension.
* Talk to the veterinarian or pharmacist before giving any prescription or over the counter medicines.
Possible Side Effects:
* This medication may cause blurred vision
* Serious side effects are not expected. Rarely, pressure increase inside the eye, formation of cataracts or a perforation of the cornea may occur.
* Other, more common side effects may also occur such as burning, stinging, irritation, itching, redness, blurred vision, or sensitivity to light.
Continue the medication and talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to the animal.