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Livostin Patient Information Including Side Effects
Brand Names: Livostin
Generic Name: levocabastine ophthalmic (Pronunciation: lee voe CAB as teen)
- What is levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
- What are the possible side effects of levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
- What is the most important information I should know about levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
- Who should not use levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
- How should I use levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Livostin)?
- What happens if I overdose (Livostin)?
- What should I avoid while using levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
- What other drugs will affect levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
- Where can I get more information?
What is levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
Levocabastine is an antiallergic medication. It inhibits processes in the body that cause allergic symptoms after exposure to an allergen.
Levocabastine ophthalmic is used to treat ocular (eye) symptoms of allergic conditions, such as inflammation, itching, watering, and burning.
Levocabastine ophthalmic may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
What are the possible side effects of levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
Serious side effects are not expected with this medication.
Less serious side effects may be more likely to occur. Continue to use levocabastine ophthalmic and talk to your doctor if you experience
- burning, stinging, or irritation of the eyes;
- watering, itching, or redness of the eyes;
- blurred vision;
- dry or puffy eyes;
- a rash; or
Side effects other than those listed here may also occur. Talk to your doctor about any side effect that seems unusual or that is especially bothersome.
Read the Livostin (levocabastine) Side Effects Center for a complete guide to possible side effects
What is the most important information I should know about levocabastine ophthalmic (Livostin)?
Do not touch the dropper to any surface, including your eyes or hands. The dropper is sterile. If it becomes contaminated, it could cause an infection in your eye.
Apply light pressure to the inside corner of your eye (near your nose) after each drop to prevent the fluid from draining down your tear duct.
Shake the suspension well before each dose.
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