Pred Mild Generic Name & Formulations
Prednisolone acetate 0.12%; oph. susp; contains benzalkonium chloride, sulfites.
Mild—5mL, 10mL; Forte—5mL, 10mL, 15mL
Mechanism of Action
Glucocorticoids inhibit the edema, fibrin deposition, capillary dilation, and phagocytic migration of the acute inflammatory response, as well as capillary proliferation, deposition of collagen, and scar formation.
Pred Mild Indications
Pred Mild Dosage and Administration
Adults and Children
Instill 1–2 drops 2–4 times daily. During the initial 24–48hrs, the dosing frequency may be increased if needed.
Pred Mild Contraindications
Fungal, mycobacterial, viral (except herpes zoster) or untreated bacterial infections.
Pred Mild Boxed Warnings
Pred Mild Warnings/Precautions
Corneal or scleral thinning. Glaucoma. Myopia. Diabetes. Asthma. Monitor for secondary infections and intraocular pressure in prolonged use. May mask or exacerbate infections. Avoid abrupt cessation. Re-evaluate if no improvement after 2 days. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Pred Mild Pharmacokinetics
Pred Mild Interactions
Pred Mild Adverse Reactions
Increased intraocular pressure, posterior subcapsular cataract formation, delayed wound healing, corneal perforations, optic nerve damage, defects in visual acuity and fields of vision, allergic reactions, dysgeusia, eye pain, foreign body sensation, headache, others.
Pred Mild Clinical Trials
Pred Mild Note
Pred Mild Patient Counseling