Pred Forte® 1% Eye Drop belongs to a group of medicine called steroids. It is use for the treatment of redness and swelling in the eyes caused by infection or allergy. It provides relief from redness, itchiness and soreness by stopping the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation.
Never use Pred Forte Opthalmic Suspension if the seal is broken before you use it for the first time. Wash your hands before using it and shake the bottle well before each use. Make sure you remove contact lenses if you wear them and wait for at least 15 minutes before putting them back. Do not stop using this medicine without asking your doctor. Stopping the medication before time may allow the bacteria to continue their growth, which may result in the return of the infection.
The most common side effects of Pred Forte Opthalmic Suspension are burning sensation, irritation, watery eye, or blur the vision temporarily. If your vision is blur or you have other changes in sight for a time, do not drive until your vision is clear.
Pred Forte Ophthalmic Suspension 10 ml is used to provide relief from eye redness, irritation, burning and swelling caused by heat, radiation, chemicals, allergy or foreign objects in the eye. Pred Forte Ophthalmic Suspension 10 ml contains Prednisolone acetate and Benzalkonium chloride. Prednisolone acetate is a corticosteroid that works by inhibiting the release of certain chemical messengers in the body that cause redness, itching and swelling. Thereby, helps in relieving eye pain and swelling. Benzalkonium chloride acts as a preservative.