LODOXAMIDE is a Schedule H drug.
Lodoxamide is an allergy medication. It inhibits processes in the body that cause allergic symptoms in response to allergy-causing substances.Lodoxamide ophthalmic (for the eyes) is used to treat seasonal eye symptoms such as inflammation, itching, redness, and burning.It prevents the release of chemicals in the eye that cause inflammation.


LODOXAMIDE is generally used to treat: Keratitis, Conjunctivitis, Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
LODOXAMIDE can address symptoms like: Eyes Burn, Eyes Itching, Eyes Swelling, Eyes Redness

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is it safe on my liver?
A: Check with your Doctor first

Q: Is it safe on my kidney?
A: Check with your Doctor first

Q: Can I take it with alcohol?
A: Not Safe

Q: Is it safe for children?
A: Not Advised for age < 2yrs

Q: Can it be taken during pregnancy?
A: Considered as Generally Safe – not enough studies to prove risk

Q: Is it safe to take for someone breastfeeding?
A: Check with your Doctor first

How Do I Take It?

Route of Administration: Ophthalmic (Eye)


  • You should not use this medication if you are allergic to lodoxamide.
  • Use this medication exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use it in larger amounts or for longer than recommended. Follow the directions on your prescription label.
  • Do not use lodoxamide while you are wearing contact lenses.
  • This medication may contain a preservative that can be absorbed by soft contact lenses and cause discoloration. Wait at least 15 minutes after using lodoxamide before putting your contact lenses in.
  • Wash your hands before using the eye drops.
  • Do not use the eye drops if the liquid has changed colors or has particles in it.
  • Do not use extra medicine to make up the missed dose.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.
  • Do not use any other eye medications unless your doctor has prescribed them.
  • It may cause dizziness, drowsiness, or blurred vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

Symptoms of Overdosage

LODOXAMIDE over-dosage can result in: Body Excessive Sweating, Eyes Warm To Touch, Fatigue (tiredness)

Common Side-Effects

LODOXAMIDE : Eyes Burning Sensation, Eyes Eye Irritation, Eyes Pain, Eyes Watery Eyes, Eyes Itching, Eyes Dry Eyes, Eyes Blurred Vision, Eyes Drainage Or Pus, Eyes Discomfort, Eyes Warm To Touch, Drowsiness, Nausea, Sneezing, Eyes Scaley Skin On Eyelids, Abdomen Discomfort

Serious Side-Effects

LODOXAMIDE : Eyes Swelling

Rare Side-Effects

LODOXAMIDE : Skin Rash, Dizziness, Head Headache, Eyes Sensitive To Light

Technical Classification


Storage Conditions

Room Temperature (Between 15 To 25 C)

Available Alternatives

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