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Loteprednol/Tobramycin (Into the eye)

Treats inflammation and infection of the eyes. This medicine is combination of a corticosteroid and an antibiotic.

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Loteprednol and tobramycin ophthalmic (eye) solution or drops is used to treat inflammation or swelling in the eye that is caused by a bacterial infection. Loteprednol and tobramycin solution is a combination of a steroid (loteprednol) and an antibiotic (tobramycin). Loteprednol reduces swelling and inflammation. Tobramycin works by killing the bacteria or preventing it from growing. This medicine… Read more
Brand names include
Zylet
Drug classes About this
Aminoglycoside/Corticosteroid Combination

What works? Research summarized

Evidence reviews

Topical treatment for blepharokeratoconjunctivitis (BKC) in children

The aim of this Cochrane review was to find out if topical treatment (by eye drops or ointments) for BKC in children improves symptoms and is safe. Cochrane researchers collected and analysed all relevant studies to answer this question and included one study in this review.

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Topical treatment for blepharokeratoconjunctivitis (BKC) in children

The aim of this Cochrane review was to find out if topical treatment (by eye drops or ointments) for BKC in children improves symptoms and is safe. Cochrane researchers collected and analysed all relevant studies to answer this question and included one study in this review.

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