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Dosing One drop BID in each eye (approximately 12 hours apart)
Chem Specs lifitegrast ophthalmic solution 5%
Quantities Cartons of 60 single-use containers (each carton has 12 pouches, with 5 single-use containers)
Cost 529.00
Class LFA-1 antagonist
Action Binds to leukocyte cell surface protein (LFA-1) reducing T-cell activation and inflammatory
cytokine secretion. The exact mechanism of action of lifitegrast in dry eye disease is not known.
Usage Indicated for the treatment of the signs and symptoms of dry eye disease.
5 - 25% of patients experience irritation, dysgeusia and reduced VA.
Contraindications None
Pediatric use Safety and efficacy not established in pediatric patients below the age of 17.
Pregnancy There are no available data on use in pregnant women to inform drug associated risks.
Remove contact lenses prior to use; reinsert 15 minutes following administration.