Alrex (loteprednol) belongs to the ophthalmic corticosteroids class of drugs. It is used to provide temporary relief from seasonal allergies whose symptoms are itching, swelling, warmth and redness in the eye. It achieves this by reducing inflammation. Alrex is administered in the form of eye drops. Dosage and duration of treatment differ from patient to patient, as it depends on several factors such as the severity of the allergy or the patient's response to the treatment.
Alrex treats eye irritation caused by surgeries or other eye problems. It can also be used to treat seasonal allergies.