Important Instructions for Lastacaft

When and How to Use It

Some general considerations to keep in mind during treatment with Lastacaft include the following:
 
  • This medication comes in the form of an eye drop. It is typically used in each eye once a day.
     
  • In order to prevent contamination of the drops, do not touch the tip of the dropper to any surface, including the surface of the eye.
     
  • If you wear soft contact lenses, you must remove them to use the drops. In order to prevent the lens from absorbing the medication, make sure to wait at least 10 minutes after using the drops before reinserting the lens. Do not wear your contact lenses if your eye is still red.
     
  • For Lastacaft to work properly, it must be used as directed.
     

Dosing Information

There is only one standard recommended dose for this product. As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically tells you to do so.
 
(Click Lastacaft Dosage for more information.)
 

Side Effects of Lastacaft

Just like any medicine, Lastacaft can cause side effects. However, not everyone who uses the medicine will have problems. Some people tolerate it quite well.
 
Some of the most common side effects of Lastacaft include eye irritations, such as:
 
  • Burning or stinging
  • Redness
  • Itching.
     
If reactions do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or are treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
 
(Click Lastacaft Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
 
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