Prednisolone is a steroid medicine. It prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation. Prednisolone ophthalmic (for the eyes) is used to treat eye swelling caused by allergy, infection, injury, surgery, or other conditions. Prednisolone ophthalmic may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Pred Forte is a medication used to treat certain eye conditions that are typically caused by inflammation or injury. It's part of a class of drugs known as corticosteroids, which work to relieve symptoms such as redness, itching, and swelling. The exact mechanism through which Pred Forte work remains unknown, but it is suspected that the active ingredient bonds with several different inflammatory components of the body and blocks their actions.
Pred Forte is a drug used in treating of eyelids and inflammations that may be caused by a certain condition. Pred Forte has a generic name known as prednisolone acetate. Pred Forte can only be used under the doctor’s prescription. Pred Forte is an ophthalmic corticosteroid which works of performs in a way which is not well known.
You should not use Pred Forte if you are allergic to ingredients of corticosteroid or in Pred Forte,also, you are asked not to use Pred Forte if you have got eye infections like:Viral infections Tuberculosis Herpes Chicken pox Fungal
While using Pred Forte, you should discuss or tell your doctor about any medical conditions, likePregnant or planning to be Breastfeeding Nonprescription medicine Other illness like glaucoma, diabetes, optic nerve damage.
Pred Forte may interact with other drugs just like any other drugs but it interaction in too low since Pred Forte in absorbed in the blood.
Using of Pred Forte may have some side effects like:Blurred vision Foreign body sensation Transient stinging or burning Ocular irritation. Headache Swelling of face
Always use Pred Forte as directed by your doctor of you health care provider and follow instructions.