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DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
Dosage Forms And Strengths
LOTEMAX (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel) 0.5% contains 5 mg/g of loteprednol etabonate, as a sterile preserved ophthalmic gel.
Storage And Handling
LOTEMAX (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel) 0.5% is a sterile ophthalmic gel supplied in a white low density polyethylene plastic bottle with a white controlled drop tip and a pink polypropylene cap in the following size:
5 g in a 10 mL bottle (NDC 24208-503-07)
Use only if imprinted neckband is intact.
Store upright at 15°-25° C (59°-77° F).
Bausch & Lomb Incorporated Tampa, Florida 33637 USA. Revised: 9/2012
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/26/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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