Lotemax Ophthalmic Ointment

DRUG DESCRIPTION

LOTEMAX (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic ointment) 0.5% is a sterile, topical corticosteroid for ophthalmic use. Loteprednol etabonate is a white to off-white powder.

Loteprednol etabonate is represented by the following structural formula:

LOTEMAX® (loteprednol etabonate) Structural Formula Illustration

Chemical Name: chloromethyl 17?-[(ethoxycarbonyl)oxy]11?-hydroxy-3-oxoandrosta-1,4-diene-17?carboxylate

Each gram contains

ACTIVE: Loteprednol Etabonate 5 mg (0.5%);
INACTIVES: Mineral Oil and White Petrolatum.



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