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ALOMIDE® (lodoxamide tromethamine ophthalmic solution) 0.1% is indicated in the treatment of the ocular disorders referred to by the terms vernal keratoconjunctivitis, vernal conjunctivitis, and vernal keratitis.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
The dose for adults and children greater than two years of age is one to two drops in each affected eye four times daily for up to 3 months.
ALOMIDE® (lodoxamide tromethamine ophthalmic solution) 0.1% is supplied in plastic ophthalmic DROP-TAINER® dispenser as follows:
10 mL: NDC 0065-0345-10
Store at 15°C - 27°C (59°F - 80°F).
ALCON LABORATORIES, INC., Fort Worth, Texas 76134 USA. FDA revision date: 06/26/03
Last reviewed on RxList: 8/14/2008
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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