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Econopred (Prednisolone Acetate Ophthalmic) - Indications and Dosage



Steroid responsive inflammatory conditions of the palpebral and bulbar conjunctiva, cornea, and anterior segment of the globe such as allergic conjunctivitis, acne rosacea, superficial punctate keratitis, herpes zoster keratitis, iritis, cyclitis, selected infective conjunctivitides, when the inherent hazard of steroid use is accepted to obtain an advisable diminution in edema and inflammation; corneal injury from chemical, radiation, or thermal burns, or penetration of foreign bodies.


SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING. Two drops topically in the eye(s) four times daily. In cases of bacterial infections, concomitant use of anti-infective agents is mandatory. Care should be taken not to discontinue therapy prematurely.

If signs and symptoms fail to improve after two days, the patient should be re-evaluated (SEE PRECAUTIONS).

The dosing of ECONOPRED and ECONOPRED Plus may be reduced, but care should be taken not to discontinue therapy prematurely. In chronic conditions, withdrawal of treatment should be carried out by gradually decreasing the frequency of applications.


5mL and 10mL in plastic DROP-TAINER® dispensers.

       1/8% ECONOPRED:                1% ECONOPRED Plus:

5 mL       NDC 0998-0635-05    5 mL      NDC 0998-0637-05
10 mL     NDC 0998-0635-10   10 mL     NDC 0998-0637-10

STORAGE: STORE at 8° - 24°C (46° - 75°F) in an UPRIGHT position.

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Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
Fort Worth, Texas 76134 USA
Printed in USA


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