Indications for INVELTYS:
Post-op inflammation and pain after ocular surgery.
1–2 drops into affected eye(s) 2 times daily beginning 1 day after surgery, continue for 2 wks post-op.
Ocular fungal, viral, or mycobacterial infections.
Prescribe initially and renew only after appropriate exam. Corneal or scleral thinning. Glaucoma. History of herpes simplex. May mask or exacerbate ocular infections. Monitor IOP and for secondary infections in prolonged therapy (>10 days). Avoid dropper tip from touching any surface to prevent contamination of suspension. Remove soft contact lenses prior to therapy; may reinsert 15mins after dose.
Eye pain, posterior capsular opacification; elevated IOP, optic nerve damage, visual acuity/field defects, cataract formation. May delay healing and increase bleb formation after cataract surgery.
Generic Drug Availability:
Susp—2.8mL (in 5mL bottle)