When to Avoid Alrex
You should not take Alrex if you:
- Are allergic to Alrex, loteprednol etabonate, or any of the inactive components used to make the eye drop. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- Have a viral eye infection (such as herpes).
- Have a fungal eye infection.
- Have a mycobacterial eye infection (such as tuberculosis).
There are a number of situations in which Alrex should not be used, as well as several precautions and warnings people should be aware of before using the eye drop. However, it is possible that not all of the warnings were discussed in this article. Therefore, talk with your healthcare provider about the specific Alrex warnings and precautions that may apply to you.