lodoxamide - ophthalmic, Alomide
GENERIC NAME: LODOXAMIDE - OPHTHALMIC (low-DOX-uh-mide)
BRAND NAME(S): Alomide
USES: This medication is used to treat certain allergic eye conditions (vernal keratoconjunctivitis, vernal conjunctivitis, vernal keratitis). It prevents itching of the eyes that can occur with these conditions. Lodoxamide is known as a mast cell stabilizer. It works by blocking certain natural substances (histamine, leukotriene) that cause allergic symptoms.
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